WhatMuseums & Galleries
215 Euston Road
This fascinating museum explores the connections between medicine, life and art in the past, present and future. The collection was founded by pharmacist Henry Wellcome whose passion for medicine led him to collect more than a million objects!
The museum is undergoing re-development but will remain open throughout. The Medicine Man exhibition is closed but will re-open this Spring. Medicine Now is open.
Forensics: The Anatomy of Crime Until 26 June. Suitable for older children.
Young Explorer’s Pack ages 5–10. Super new reading room.
215 Euston Road
020 7611 2222
Uncover the mystery of Franklin's lost crew. Opens 14 July, National Maritime Museum.
Celebrate the life and writing of this adored storyteller. Opens 22 July, National Museum of Childhood.
Spectacular Venetian art at the Queen's Gallery.
Peer into Matisse's personal collection. Opens 5 Aug, The Royal Academy of Arts.
Kids will love her dazzling kaleisdoscopic colourful paintings. Opens 13 June, Tate Modern.
Explore the bank’s literary connections over the last three centuries. Opens 19 July.
Mini fashionistas head to the V&A to marvel at Balenciaga, and try a spot of dressing up!
Children will love the distinctive elongated figures in this major Giacometti show
Children's works are showcased this summer at The National Gallery.
This year's Summer Exhibition packs a punch.
Fab contemporary art at two locations in Kensington Gardens
A colourful breath of fresh air at the Serpentine Gallery
Delight in over 80 glorious watercolours. Dulwich Picture Gallery.
Family-friendly exhibitions to see this summer
The increasingly popular BP Portrait Award returns for a 38th year at the National Portrait Gallery.
A multi-sensory show with a fully functioning perfume laboratory. Opens 21 June, Somerset House.
Charming interactive exhibition celebrating the life of this mischievous bunny. Opens 24 June, River and Rowing Museum.