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Wellcome Collection at Wellcome Collection. A look at the human condition through two permanent exhibitions, rotating temporary exhibitions and a well respected library.

 

About Wellcome Collection

A major and fascinating cultural venue, the Wellcome Collection combines three galleries: 'Medicine Man', 'Medicine Now' and 'special exhibitions'. In addition you'll find the famous Wellcome Library, cafe, bookshop and a 'forum' to consider issues of science, health and human identity. The 1,300 objects on display show the great variety of considerations that these topics include. More about Wellcome Collection

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    Forensics: The Anatomy of CrimeForensics: The Anatomy of CrimeForensics: The Anatomy of CrimeThe Wellcome Collection's big spring exhibition is Forensics: The Anatomy of Crime, which looks at the history, science and art of forensic medicine. The first major exhibition at the gallery since its £17.5 million development, it will challenge the familiar views of forensic medicine shaped by fiction through the use of original evidence, archiva2015-04-21T00:00:00+01002015-06-21T00:00:00+0100 Where:
    Wellcome Collection, 183  Euston Road      NW1 2BE
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    event > Exhibitions > Special exhibits - Galleries
    DATES  26th February to 21st June 2015
    The Wellcome Collection's big spring exhibition is Forensics: The Anatomy of Crime, which looks at the history, science and art of forensic medicine. The first major exhibition at the gallery since its £17.5 million development, it will challenge the familiar views of forensic medicine shaped by fiction through the use of original evidence, archiva... More about this event
     
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    Wellcome Collection, 183  Euston Road      NW1 2BE
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    Free EventOngoing

    event > Exhibitions > Special exhibits - Galleries | PRICING  Free  
    DATES  20th November 2014 to 20th September 2015
    From 20th November 2014, the Wellcome Collection's new Gallery 2 opens with 'The Institute of Sexology', a candid exploration of the most publicly discussed of private acts. Through more than 200 objects spanning art, rare archival material, erotica, film and photography, the exhibition - the first of its kind in the UK - brings together the pionee... More about this event
     
    Wellcome Book Prize 2015 - Authors In Conversation, Sunday 26th April 2015, 15:00-16:30, Wellcome CoWellcome Book Prize 2015 - Authors In Conversation, Sunday 26th April 2015, 15:00-16:30, Wellcome CoJoin four of the Wellcome Book Prize 2015 shortlisted authors as they discuss the creative process behind their critically acclaimed books while exploring the broader context of medicine and literature.2015-04-26T15:00:00+01002015-04-26T00:00:00+0100 Where:
    Wellcome Collection, 183  Euston Road      NW1 2BE
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