Wellcome Collection

 
 

THIS EVENT ENDED ON THE 31ST DECEMBER 2012

ADDRESS
Wellcome Collection, 183 Euston Road, Bloomsbury, London NW1 2BE 
 
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Dates:
1st January 2011 until 31st December 2012
 
OPENING TIMES
Tue & Wed, Fri & Sat, Bank Hols 10am-6pm, Thu 10am-10pm, Sun 11am-6pm, Bank Hols 12noon-6pm
 
PRICES
Free
 

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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 cultural venue costing £30 million, 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. More about Wellcome Collection

LondonTown.com - Wellcome Collection Location Map

 
 
 
Underground Stations

Underground Stations

 
Euston Square Tube Station
 
1 minutes walk
 
Euston Tube Station
 
3 minutes walk
 
Railway Stations

Railway Stations

 
Camden Road Overground Station
 
22 minutes walk
 
 
 
Car Parks

Car Parks

 
Arcade Car Parks
 
4 minutes walk
 
Russell Court NCP
 
7 minutes walk
 
 
 
 

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British Museum, Great Russell Street, WC1B | 11 minutes from Wellcome Collection
Gallery talk by Rachael Murphy....More
 
 
 
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London > Events > Theatre  Dates: 16th September to 1st November 2014
Dominion Theatre, 268-269 Tottenham Court Road, W1T | 12 minutes from Wellcome Collection
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15 Gordon Street, Bloomsbury, London WC1H | 1 minute from Wellcome Collection
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15-16 Triton Street, Regents Place, Fitzrovia, London NW1 | 8 minutes from Wellcome Collection
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30 Colonnade, Bloomsbury, London WC1N | 9 minutes from Wellcome Collection
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54-56 Grafton Way, W1T | 5 minutes from Wellcome Collection
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82 Gower Street, Bloomsbury, London WC1E | 5 minutes from Wellcome Collection
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London > Shopping > House and Garden
196 Tottenham Court Road, Bloomsbury, London W1T | 6 minutes from Wellcome Collection
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London > Shopping > Specialists
70 Marchmont Street, Bloomsbury, London WC1N | 7 minutes from Wellcome Collection
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133 Drummond Street, NW1 | 3 minutes from Wellcome Collection
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124 Drummond Street, NW1 | 3 minutes from Wellcome Collection
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UCL University, Gower Street, Bloomsbury, London WC1E | 2 minutes from Wellcome Collection
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17 Duke's Road, Bloomsbury, London WC1H | 5 minutes from Wellcome Collection
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37 Charlotte Street, Fitzrovia, London W1T | 9 minutes from Wellcome Collection
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London > Business > Venue Hire
173-177 Euston Road, Bloomsbury, London NW1 | 1 minute from Wellcome Collection
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London > Business > Venue Hire
96 Euston Road, King's Cross, London NW1 | 8 minutes from Wellcome Collection
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40 Brunswick Square, Bloomsbury, London WC1N | 10 minutes from Wellcome Collection
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Wellcome Collection events

 
Packed Lunch: Language ProcessingPacked Lunch: Language ProcessingDrop in to Wellcome Collection in your lunch hour to hear cognitive neuroscientist Mairead MacSweeney talk about her research into language processing. Bring your sarnies with you. First come, first seated.22nd October 2014Wednesday 22nd October 2014 Where:
Wellcome Collection, 183  Euston Road      NW1 2BE
Category: event
Free EventOn Soon
Packed Lunch: Language Processing
event > Exhibitions > Lifestyle - Talks & Lectures | PRICING  Free  
DATES  Wednesday 22nd October 2014 - 1pm-2pm
Drop in to Wellcome Collection in your lunch hour to hear cognitive neuroscientist Mairead MacSweeney talk about her research into language processing. Bring your sarnies with you. First come, first seated.
Green City' Dealing With Victorian London's WasteGreen City' Dealing With Victorian London's WasteSurprising tales of historic uses of waste with Dr Chris Hilton at the Wellcome Library.23rd October 2014Thursday 23rd October 2014 Where:
Wellcome Collection, 183  Euston Road      NW1 2BE
Category: event
Free EventOn Soon
Green City' Dealing With Victorian London's Waste
event > Exhibitions > Lifestyle - Talks & Lectures | PRICING  Free  
DATES  Thursday 23rd October 2014 - 6pm-7pm
Surprising tales of historic uses of waste with Dr Chris Hilton at the Wellcome Library.
The Institute of SexologyThe Institute of SexologyThe Institute of SexologyFrom 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 pionee20th November 2014Sunday 20th September 2015 Where:
Wellcome Collection, 183  Euston Road      NW1 2BE
Category: event
Free EventOn Soon
The Institute of Sexology
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
 
 

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Theatre | On 21st October 2014 

Camden People's Theatre 4 minutes walk from Wellcome Collection

Joint production created by local Camden residents in recovery....More

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Dance | Until 22nd October 2014 

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Cando 2: Workshop
Sporting Events | Until 9th December 2014 

The Place 5 minutes walk from Wellcome Collection

Dance class for young people aged 13-25 of all levels of experience....More

Ballet Level 1: Workshop
Sporting Events | Until 9th December 2014 

The Place 5 minutes walk from Wellcome Collection

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Contemporary Introduction: Workshop
Sporting Events | Until 2nd December 2014 

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Contemporary Level 1: Workshop
Sporting Events | Until 2nd December 2014 

The Place 5 minutes walk from Wellcome Collection

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Serendipity Revealed
Exhibitions | Until 20th December 2014 

School of Oriental and African Studies (SOAS) 6 minutes walk from Wellcome Collection

Contemporary Sri Lankan art courtesy of numerous artists....More

Terror and Wonder: The Gothic Imagination
Terror and Wonder: The Gothic Imagination
Exhibitions | Until 20th January 2015 

British Library 8 minutes walk from Wellcome Collection

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Business Events | On 21st October 2014 

Royal College Of Physicians Of London Heritage Centre 9 minutes walk from Wellcome Collection

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Exhibitions | On 21st October 2014 

The Foundling Museum 10 minutes walk from Wellcome Collection

Focused talk with curator Stephanie Chapman....More

 
 
 
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