contact us    |    accessibility    |

Upcoming Events


March 2015

Microbe Sewing at the Be Arty, Be Healthy Open Day

Date(s): 28 March 2015

Time: 12pm-4pm

Cost: Free

A day of exploring medicine through creativity. make your own microbe, learn about bacteria, create your own bug. and have a go at surgical stitching – with fruit!Please note this event takes place at Craigmillar Community Art Centre as part of their Be Arty, Be Healthy Open Day.

Read more...

International Women's Day - ‘Go Home and Sit Still’, with Ms Chris Short

Date(s): 2 March 2015

Time: 1:00pm-2:30pm

Cost: Free

During World War One, when Elsie Inglis offered a 100 bed hospital unit staffed by women to be deployed anywhere in the war zone, she was told to ‘go home and sit still’.  This talk tells the story of the Scottish Women’s Hospitals and the remarkable women who braved deprivation, disease and war to provide a high standard of care to the wounded in…

Read more...

Subscribe to the Surgeons' Hall Museums News Feed