Unfortunately we have had to cancel this event due to circumstances out of our control.
The Museums, Felicity Mehendale and Tony Watson are extremely disappointed that we have had to cancel this event, and it is not a decision we have taken lightly.We will look to host the documentary and Q&A session at a future date. Previously booked tickets…
Surgeons' Hall Museums will be open at the slightly later time of 1pm on Monday 28th September. We apologise for any inconvenience
One of the UK’s oldest and most unique group of museums reopens today having been closed for 18 months to undergo a £4 million transformation. Surgeons’ Hall Museums (SHM), part of the Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh, houses one of the largest and most historic collections of artefacts charting the history and development of surgery. The col…
Surgeons’ Hall Museums are delighted to announce that Edinburgh Sketcher will be here on the 24th September, live sketching and live tweeting for us on our first day open to the public. We are delighted to have the Edinburgh Sketcher supporting our relaunch, and he has very kindly supplied us with a fantastic sketch of the Playfair Building.
Join us on 24th September as we reopen Surgeons' Hall Museums to the public. Marvel at the specimens in our collections as they tell the history of medicine from 1505 to the present day. Professor Sue Black, Professor of Anatomy and Forensic Anthropology, Centre for Anatomy and Human Identification at the University of Dundee, and acclaimed author …
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