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Medicine: The Wellcome Galleries – Guide
Medicine: The Wellcome Galleries is the world’s largest display dedicated to the story of medicine.
Spanning centuries and continents, more than 3,000 astonishing objects reveal how our ideas about health have changed throughout history to the present day.
Download the gallery guide below to support your visit. The guide includes a map of the gallery, key objects not to be missed and discussion questions to try out with your group during the visit.
Medicine The Wellcome Galleries – Gallery Guide (PDF Document)
Find out what your elders mean when they say ‘spend a penny’ and hunt through the galleries to find a merman.
Explore the brand new Medicine: The Wellcome Galleries as a team with fun games and challenges.
This is a packet of Gold Flake brand cigarettes, made some time between 1920 and 1950 by W D & H O (William Day and Henry Overton) Wills – one of the first companies to mass-produce cigarettes.
Find something that could save someone’s life; find something that keeps you healthy…