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Wellcome Collection

183 Euston Road, London, NW1 2BE, United Kingdom | 02076112222 | Website

Venue Description

Wellcome Collection has reopened and we can't wait to see you! You'll need to book a free timed ticket to visit. Go to our website to book and for the most up-to-date information. *** Wellcome Collection is a free museum and library exploring health and human experience. Through exhibitions, collections, live programming, digital, broadcast and publishing, we create opportunities for people to think deeply about the connections between science, medicine, life and art. The venue, at 183 Euston Road, offers visitors a café, a shop, a restaurant and conference facilities. Access Policy: Our Access Policy sets out Wellcome Collection’s commitment to maximising access to our museum and library, and to identifying the ways in which we achieve this across the organisation. The policy relates to all collections held by Wellcome Collection as well as our services, activities, facilities, content and programmes on site, off site and online.

Accessibility

We want you to feel included in all that Wellcome Collection has to offer. Our ongoing commitment is to make our building, services and programme as accessible and inclusive as possible, removing and reducing barriers to visiting us.

Accessibility Guide

Accessibility Guide Link: http://wellcomecollection.org/visit-us/accessibility

Accessible Performances

May 2021 - tours and visits are not available yet. Please get in touch if you have access requirements and we can support you. You can also experience our events online. ------------ Wellcome Collection offers a variety of accessible events, they include: British Sign Language (BSL) tours Audio-Described tours Speech to Text tours Guided visits: We can organise guided tours for people with access requirements. One of our Visitor Experience Team will come around the exhibitions with you and provide extra help where it’s needed. Call or email us to book a guided visit.

Awards List

We are proud to be the recipient of Euan's Guide first Venue of the Year award 2018. Loo of the Year 2020, Individual Category and Changing Places toilets.

Toilets

There are accessible toilets on all floors. A Changing Places toilet is now available on the ground floor. To make your visit as safe and enjoyable as possible, we’ve made a few changes. Entry is free, but you will need a ticket to enter the building, so do book a ticket if you're in the area and may need to use the Changing Places Toilet.

Staff

Our staff are friendly, aware of the diversity of visitors’ access needs, and are here to support you in your visit. We welcome your feedback on your experience here. Most of our Front of House staff are trained in disability awareness and some members of our team have also been trained in Audio Description by VocalEyes.

COVID Precautions

Last updated:

Wellcome Collection has reopened and we can't wait to see you! You'll need to book a free timed ticket to visit. We are currently not running any tours in the venue, but you can experience our events online. Go to our website to book and for the most up-to-date information.

https://wellcomecollection.org/covid-welcome-back

Assistance dog facilities

Other assistance dog facilities

You’re very welcome to bring along your assistance animals, a water bowl available to request from the Information Desk or, just ask a member of staff.

The venue says it has...

  • Audio Described
  • Accessible Format
  • Disabled Access
  • Induction Loop
  • Large Print
  • Disabled Parking
  • Online Booking

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User Ratings

Overall

4.8
Access
4.9
Parking
4.8
Toilets
4.9
Staff
4.8