Words and Deeds: Women, Warfare and Caregiving
On 13th June 2013, the exhibition Words and Deeds: Women, Warfare and Caregiving opened at the Museum. The exhibition, in partnership with The University of Edinburgh, features reinterpretation of surgical and military objects and new research by Yvonne McEwen from The Centre for the Study of Modern C…
Leonardo da Vinci was one of the greatest anatomists ever to have lived. He personally dissected more than thirty human corpses to explore every aspect of anatomy and physiology, and recorded his findings in drawings of unparalleled beauty and lucidity. Had he published his researches, Leonardo would have transformed European knowledge of the human…
Despite the torrential rain, 150 guests arrived at The Museum on 18th May to hear Denise Mina give our first Heritage Society talk. From our first communication, Denise was keen to support the Heritage Society and the Museum. The excellence of the collections and their inspirational value was something that Denise stressed to potential visitors thr…
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