The Wellcome Collection has put together a new exhibition titled 'Dirt: The filty reality of everyday life'.
The exhibition includes Robert Hooke's images of bacteria, John Snow's map of Cholera and Joseph Lister's instruments amongst the exhibits.
The exhibition is on until 31 August 2011.
The Wellcome Collection is situated on Euston Road, opposite Euston Station and is free to view. If you are interested in the history of medicine and science, you may also find their library interesting. It is also open to the general public and free to use.