The Wellcome Collection – Reading Room & Bookshop

In 1880 Henry Wellcome left his home in America to start a pharmaceutical business in Britain with fellow American Silas Burroughs. The commercial success of Burroughs Wellcome & Co meant that the young Henry was able to truly begin to combine his passions for scientific research, and cultural collection. His vast collection of books, scientific … More The Wellcome Collection – Reading Room & Bookshop