Due to the COVID-19 pandemic we will be closing Surgeons' Hall Museums at the end of operating hours today (Wednesday the 18th of March) until further notice.
Due to the current pandemic RCSED has decided to cancel all events and as a result, all museum events up until the end of April have been cancelled. This includes
RCSEd Library and Archive …
We are excited to announce Surgeons' Hall Museums Spring Events Programme. We have several events lined up to take us through to the summer months. The Spring Events Programme will consisit of:
International Women's Day Talk 2020: A Surgeon's Perspective- 2nd of March
RCSEd Library and Archive Presents: Rare Books and Restoration- 24th of March
Our new exhibition, "A Model Education", will explore the teaching of anatomy throughout the centuries. By examining the collections of six historic anatomical institutions across the UK, including our own, we build up a picture of how anatomy was taught. The exhibition will show examples of beautiful illustrations, anatomical waxes, plaster and pa…
We are delighted to announce we have been awarded £60,000 from Museum Galleries Scotland's museum development fund. The funding will support the development of our new Body Voyager Galleries, which are set to open later this year.
The new galleries are the second phase of the museum redevelopment, with phase one being completed in 2015 when the Mus…
Our Winter events programme is here! Next month our Library and Archive will be joined by award-winning writers Ambrose Parry, who will be discussing the inspiration behind their novels 'The Way of All Flesh' and 'The Art of Dying'. Tickets for the Surgeons' Hall 2019 Library Lecture are available here.In January our Senior Research Fellow, Ken Do…
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