Home EventsPart of Perspective Tours

Perspective Tour with Kim Walker

  • Free
  • Gallery tour
Three exhibition visitors two standing and one sitting wearing yellow headphones looking at an artwork, Eduardo Navarro’s series of contemplative charcoal drawings depicting part-human, part-plant beings.
Rooted Beings, Photo: Steven Pocock. Source: Wellcome Collection. Attribution-NonCommercial 4.0 International (CC BY-NC 4.0).

What you’ll do

Join Kim Walker to hear how her work on the medicinal plant collections at the Royal Botanic Gardens at Kew intersects with the 'Rooted Beings' exhibition. She will highlight key objects and works that help us understand the past and future of drug discovery.



Need to know


We’ll meet at the Information Point, which is on level 0, directly in front of you as you enter Wellcome Collection.

Limited spaces available

Spaces are limited and may run out if we are busy so you may wish to arrive early.

For more information, please visit our Accessibility page. If you have any queries about accessibility, please email us at access@wellcomecollection.org or call 0 2 0. 7 6 1 1. 2 2 2 2

Our event terms and conditions

About your guide

Head and shoulders black and white photograph of Kim Walker with woodland in the background

Kim Walker


Kim Walker is a PhD student working on the Cinchona collections at the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew with Royal Holloway, University of London.