The Science and Engineering Collections

Many scientific discoveries and engineering innovations have been made at UCL and these important collections demonstrate the enormous contribution UCL has made to the advancement of science.

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Coming Soon - Exhibitions

Cabinets Of Consequence.

1 June 2016 - December 2016. Location: The Octagon Gallery (Wilkins Building), UCL.

The Public and Cultural Engagement team have partnered with artists Helena Hunter and Mark Peter Wright to design an exhibition which animates UCL’s research using its collections. Informed and inspired by the work of UCL researchers Rodney Harrison, Helen Hailes, Jane Gilbert, Simon Lewis and Matteo Carandini,  Cabinets of Consequence explores the interplay between, and effects of, human, environmental and technological activity.


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