Displays and events

Upcoming exhibition
Women in Queen Square: Celebrating the centenary of Votes for Women in the UK. This exhibition, features photographs, objects, and documents from Queen Square Archives, will be launched on 5th February 2018, and run until end of April 2018.
The exhibition coincides with International Women’s Day on 8th March, and also commemorates the 100th anniversary of the first women voting in the UK, in the general election of December 1918. See the UCL Vote 100 website for programme of further exhibitions, talks etc marking the centenary.

Current exhibition
James Parkinson: Celebrating the bi-centennial of the “Essay on shaking palsy" features photographs, drawings, and documents from Queen Square Archives will run in Queen Square Library, 23 Queen Square, until January 31st 2018.

Please see our exhibition handout for further details.

The exhibition coincides with the following: This little pamphlet: An exhibition at the Library of the Royal Society of Medicine to mark the bicentenary of James Parkinson’s Essay on the Shaking Palsy RSM, 6th November 2017 - 27th January 2018.

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Opening Hours

You can visit to see our displays in person : usually Monday - Friday 9am-7pm (last entry 6pm). Please see our opening hours page for changes to our opening over the coming weeks. Please bring some provide proof of identity (e.g. driving licence or bank card) with you, and sign in at the Library desk on the 1st floor.

Previous exhibitions:

Please see our compilations page to view some of the earlier displays, selected handouts from which are linked below:

Further information:

Other Queen Square related exhibitions
Silvering the Cerebrum

Library, museum and archive refurbishment generously supported by the Brain Research Trust and the National Brain Appeal.