Festive opening hours

We will be closed from 24-26 December, with modified opening hours from Saturday 23 December until Tuesday 2 January. Please check our full festive opening hours before you travel.

Young people

There are many exciting opportunities for young people aged 14-19 to get involved with Wellcome Collection and our lively programme of exhibitions and events.


A youth engagement initiative for teenagers 14-19 to experiment with art and science, get creative and learn new skills.

Saturday Studio

Event series

We’re inviting young people to try out creative activities inspired by Wellcome Collection.

Youth event

Drop in

Saturday 18 November




Drop by to work with surgeons from Imperial College London in workshops that explore the links between surgery, medicine and creativity.

Co-production and partnership projects


22 June 2017 - 8 October 2017

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


14 April 2016 - 31 July 2016

Voice hearing, young people and art. Explore the experiences and creativity of seven young voice hearers.

The Transvengers webcomic was created by a group of young trans people aged 13-19 from Gendered Intelligence.


28 October 2014 - 9 November 2014

How will a group of young people respond to Henry Wellcome's curious array of artefacts?