Bank holiday closure

We are closed from Saturday 23 August–Monday 25 August. We reopen at 10.00 on Tuesday 26 August 2014.

Events

Disease and the Art of Medical Illustration

Disease and the Art of Medical Illustration

28 January 2015, 18.30

In this lavishly illustrated talk Dr Richard Barnett, author of The Sick Rose, will explore the connections between art, anatomy and medicine in an age of revolution. The Sick Rose draws on the Wellcome Library's remarkable collection of historical medical images.

Exhibition: The Hospital in the Oatfield - The Art of Nursing in the First World War

13 March - 26 October 2014

The Reanimators: Galvanism, Frankenstein and the Spark of Being

22 October 2014, 18.30

Blog

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'Beds not Bombs': the archive of the Medical Campaign against Nuclear Weapons

27 June 2014

As East and West squared off at the height of the Cold War, the threat of a nuclear attack was all...

Henry Wellcome in the Heart of the Andes

21 August 2014

Spotlight: A medieval encyclopaedia

20 August 2014

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Wellcome Library

183 Euston Road
London
NW1 2BE

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