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Permanent exhibition

This exhibition presents a range of ideas about science and medicine since Henry Wellcome's death in 1936.

Permanent exhibition

This exhibition reunites a cross-section of extraordinary objects from Henry Wellcome's collection.


1 December 2016 - 21 May 2017

Examining the historical origins of our ideas about other animals and the consequences of these for ourselves and our planet.

Event series

17 February 2017 - 19 February 2017

An extended weekend featuring performance and discussion with artists and scientists thinking about the body’s problems and possibilities.


23 February 2017 - 25 June 2017

COMING SOON The natural power of electricity is all around and one of the most potent symbols of the modern world.