All exhibitions are free. View past exhibitions

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.


22 June 2017 - 8 October 2017

Help us create a different kind of museum of nature – one that celebrates our everyday relationship with the world around us.


22 June 2017 - 8 October 2017

A new school co-production artwork exploring what nature is and might be for young people in London.


Would you like a playful path, a relaxed ramble or a deep dive into our collection this summer?


7 September 2017 - 14 January 2018

COMING SOON The widespread and often subliminal nature of graphic design in shaping our environment, our health and our sense of self.

Event series

13 October 2017 - 15 October 2017

Join BBC Radio 3 and Wellcome Collection to explore music and memory with a special weekend of live broadcasts, music and events.