Up Close and Medical: Discover London's Medical Museums

Up Close and Medical: Discover London's Medical Museums

This event has finished Took place on: Saturday, 28th Oct 2017

Try your hand at Victorian pill making, wince at sixteenth century forceps and test your surgical skills, with London’s Medical Museums.

At this free marketplace discover the more surprising side of London’s medical history. Handle objects from centuries past and join workshops from suturing to spoken word poetry.

Free, drop-in, open to all.

Cost: Free of Charge


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Europe/London Up Close and Medical: Discover London's Medical Museums At this free marketplace discover the more surprising side of London’s medical history. Handle objects from centuries past and join workshops from suturing to spoken word poetry. https://www.ianvisits.co.uk/calendar/2017/10/28/up-close-and-medical-discover-londons-medical-museums-154221 Royal College of Nursing Library & Heritage Centre,20 Cavendish Square,,London

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Location

Royal College of Nursing Library & Heritage Centre,

20 Cavendish Square, London, W1G 0RN

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