Closing the Asylums

Closing the Asylums

This event has finished Took place on: Thursday, 14th Nov 2019

By the mid-1950s over 150,000 people were resident in psychiatric hospitals across England and Wales. Hear Dr Louise Hide explain why and how, by the end of the century, most of these vast Victorian institutions had closed.

There will be an opportunity for you to ask questions.

Please be aware that this discussion contains content that some people might find distressing.

Cost: Free of Charge


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2019-11-14 2019-11-14 Europe/London Closing the Asylums Hear Dr Louise Hide explain why and how, by the end of the century, most of these vast Victorian institutions had closed. https://www.ianvisits.co.uk/calendar/2019/11/14/closing-the-asylums-218724 Wellcome Collection,183 Euston Road, London, London,

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