London Pavillion, Piccadilly, London, W1J 0DA
Transport: Tube: Piccadilly Circus
Times: From Oct 6, Mon-Thu, Sun 9.30am-7pm, Fri & Sat 9.30am-9pm, ends Sep 11 2020
Start Date: Sat 6th October 2018End Date: Fri 11th September 2020
Attractions & Museums, Tourist Attraction.
The world-famous exhibition of the human body, BODY WORLDS, presents its new flagship venue: a permanent museum experience at the iconic London Pavilion, Piccadilly Circus. Having already attracted over 47 million visitors in more than 130 cities worldwide, this journey through the human body comprises an extraordinary series of exhibitions, the most unique of which are real human bodies, donated to be preserved by plastination - the process invented by BODY WORLDS' creator Dr. Gunther von Hagens. BODY WORLDS London's 200 exhibits - curated by creative director Dr. Angelina Whalley explore the reproductive, nervous, cardiovascular, respiratory, locomotive and metabolic systems in more detail than has ever previously been possible, offering an unparalleled insight into the human body, how it works, and how best to look after yours. This life-changing experience is a unique convergence of art, science and education, defined by its creators' missions: to make people more health-conscious - with nearly 70% of visitors leaving determined to lead a healthier lifestyle.