183 Euston Road
020 7611 2222
Wellcome Collection is the free visitor destination for the incurably curious. It explores the connections between medicine, life and art in the past, present and future.
Inside this impressive building you will find three gallery spaces, a public events programme, the Wellcome Library, a café, a bookshop, conference facilities and a members' club.
Gallery, Science centre
10.00-18.00 (galleries closed, except public holidays)
10.00-18.00 (Library until 20.00)
10.00-22.00 (Library until 20.00)
10.00-18.00 (Library until 16.00)
11.00-18.00 (Library closed)
Closed 24-26 December
FREE to everyone
Fine Art, Medicine, Natural Sciences, Personalities, Science and Technology
Key artists and exhibits
- Charles Darwin
- Mark Quinn
From eight-metre cityscapes to armies of miniature figurines, mouth-made sculptures to arresting portraits and exquisitely woven textiles, Wellcome Collection's spring exhibition, Souzou, is the UK's first major display of Outsider Art from Japan, made by residents and attendees of social welfare facilities across the country
The Bloomberg Commission: Giuseppe Penone: Spazio di Luce
For the latest Bloomberg Commission, he has created a twelve metre bronze cast of a tree, with a radiant gold-leaf interior, which spreads across the columned gallery.
- Any age