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…
Due to popular demand, we have extended the run of our 'Blood and Guts: The Twists and Turns of Edinburgh's Medical History' walking tours.Originally scheduled to finish on the 20th of October, the tours will now run every Saturday and Sunday at 2pm until the 15th of December.Tours will last approximately 70mins and include free museum access fro…
Surgeons' Hall Museums are delighted to announce two brand new galleries which are set to open in the autumn of 2020.
The new galleries are the second phase of the museum redevelopment, with phase one being completed in 2015 when the Museums underwent a £4.4 million Heritage Lottery funded revamp.Currently the Museums collections chart the devel…
Surgeons’ Hall Museums 2019 Autumn Events Programme is here and it is quite the line-up!
We have a creative writing workshop which will be led by acclaimed novelist E.S Thomson. This workshop will be carried out over 3 sessions and will also give attendees a behind the scenes look at Surgeons’ Hall Museums.
Following the success of our Potted Pat…
We are delighted to announce that after four years after our refurbishment, July 2019 has been our buseist month ever! We've welcomed over 10,000 visitors through our doors this month!
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