Outreach March 2014– April 2015
From March 2014, we will be working in partnership with Edinburgh University to tour two exhibitions which will come together as ‘Words and Deeds, Weapons and Wounding’. The University of Edinburgh’s exhibition ‘Words and Deeds: Women, Warfare and Caregiving’ explores the often neglected and understated story of wom…
On the 18th May 2014 Surgeons' Hall Museum will be closing for major redevelopment work.
On our final day we will be celebrating the Museum as it was and giving you the chance to create artworks and express your views about your favourite parts of the museum. Try your hand at architectural drawing, pathology modelling, forensic skull drawing and b…
We are delighted to announce the first part of our events programme for 2014. The Artist's Book Day with Susie Wilson, and the Anatomy Drawing Day with George Donald will be part of the Edinburgh International Science Festival . Tickets for these extremely popular events are priced at £15 per person. Please note: The Artist's Book Day is suitable…
Back by popular demand, Professor Peter Abrahams returns to the Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh with his sold out talk "Leondardo da Vinci: The Mechanics of Man". This talk was extremely popular last year, with tickets selling out long before the event. Surgeons' Hall Museum, once again, is delighted to be hosting Professor Abrahams. Due t…
The UK’s largest and most historic collection of surgical pathology artefacts, including anatomical specimens, surgical instruments and a pocket book made from the skin of the infamous murderer, William Burke, is to be given a new lease of life thanks to a £2.7m grant from the Heritage Lottery Fund.
The Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh (RCSE…
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