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Wellcome Collection

Wellcome Collection

Wellcome Collection

The Wellcome Collection is a museum displaying a mixture of medical artifacts and original artworks exploring “ideas about the connections between medicine, life, and art.”

The museum offers contemporary and historic exhibitions and collections, the Wellcome Library, a café, and a bookshop.

The Wellcome Collection was founded by Sir Henry Solomon Wellcome (1853–1936), an enthusiastic traveler and collector.

Henry Wellcome, amassed a massive collection of books, paintings, and objects on the theme of the historical development of medicine worldwide.

Highlights of the Wellcome Collection

Wellcome Collection

  • Site:                 Wellcome Collection
  • City:                 London
  • Country:          United Kingdom
  • Founded:        2007
  • Type:               Medical antiquities and Art Museum
  • Location:        183 Euston Rd, London, UK

Wellcome Collection – Map

Wellcome Collection – 360 Views

Wellcome Collection

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Wellcome Collection

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“The world is full of magical things patiently waiting for our wits to grow sharper.”
– Bertrand Russell

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Photo Credit: JOM

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