AD Tour of Being Human

  • Gallery tour
  • Audio described
Photograph of a Visitor Experience Assistant conducting a tour of an exhibition at Wellcome Collection.
Visitor Experience Assistant tour at Wellcome Collection, Thomas SG Farnetti. Source: Wellcome Collection. CC BY-NC.

What you’ll do

Join Rock in exploring the ‘Being Human’ exhibition with audio description, and discover more about the objects through smell and touch.

This exciting new permanent exhibition is divided into four sections: Genetics, Minds & Bodies, Infection, and Environmental Breakdown.

Your tour guide, Rock, is trained in audio description by VocalEyes and has designed his tour for visitors who are blind or partially sighted.

Everyone will meet at the information point on Level 0.

About your guide

Photograph of Neil 'Rock' Webb

Neil 'Rock' Webb

Rock is a member of the Visitor Experience team. He is interested in anything ‘old’, whether interpreting objects in a museum, digging up the past through archaeology or exploring art through the use of traditional photography.



Need to know


We’ll meet at the Information Point, which is on level 0, directly in front of you as you enter Wellcome Collection.

Audio described

This event will be audio described for visitors who are blind or partially sighted. Places are free but very limited. If you would like to come along, email or call 020 7611 2222.

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