20 November 2014 - 20 September 2015

Coming soon. Undress your mind and join us to investigate human sexuality at 'The Institute'.

Permanent exhibition

This exhibition presents a range of ideas about science and medicine since Henry Wellcome's death in 1936.
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The book examines techniques - from DNA analysis to entomology to digital evidence - that experts use to solve crimes.
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Blog series

As a thank you for your wonderful photos, this blog series explores the roles some themes from the exhibition play in making us human.

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28 October 2014 - 9 November 2014

Coming soon. How will a group of young people respond to Henry Wellcome's curious array of artefacts?
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Fully booked

Monday 20 October


Professor Nathaniel Comfort reports from the front lines of research.
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Wellcome Collection has a cafe, restaurant and bookshop.
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​In this strategic plate-spinning game, you play an independent British smuggler selling opium in China's Pearl Delta.
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The Hub at is an exciting new opportunity that reflects our commitment to the interdisciplinary study of medicine, health and wellbeing.
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blog post

The metal corset draws many comments. Sarah Bentley tells us a bit more about it as our Object of the Month.