Visit the Who am I? gallery

What attracts you to someone? What is your first memory? What makes you, you?

Who am I? invites you to explore the science of who you are through intriguing objects, provocative artworks and hands-on exhibits.

Discover what your voice sounds like as a member of the opposite sex, morph your face to see what you’ll look like as you age, or put your emotional responses to the test in our brand-new interactive exhibits.

View thought-provoking object displays and investigate some of the characteristics that make humans such a successful species, such as personality, intelligence and language.

Reflect on the big questions that new techniques in science are raising, and explore how your genetics and brain combine to create your unique identity.

Visit now to discover yourself!

From 25 June, 2010
Permanent exhibition

Quotes from the press

Roger Highfield, Daily Telegraph:
"It's all good fun, and guaranteed to draw in the crowds."
BBC Focus:
"To celebrate the 10th anniversary of the completion of the Human Genome Project the gallery has crammed itself with new attractions."
Visit London Blog:
"Of course it wouldn't be the Science Museum without some impressive interactive exhibits!"

Gallery map


Principal Funder:

Wellcome trust

Major Sponsors:

GlaxoSmithKline life technologies