Our new temporary exhibition 'A Design for Life' opens tomorrow!Comparative anatomy is the study of similarities and differences in the anatomy of different species of animals, including humans.From ancient times, anatomists have dissected animals to gain a better understanding of the body. Comparing the similarities and differences between the i…
Surgeons' Hall Museums are delighted to announce their new temporary exhibition 'A Design For Life'.The anatomy of other animals has long fascinated scientists. From ancient times, anatomists have dissected animals to explore the structure and function of the body.During the 18th and 19th centuries, comparative anatomy was seen as a central part of…
Are you a new mum?
Would you like to take part in art sessions and join in a friendly social group to talk about the early stages of motherhood with other new mothers?
Surgeons' Hall Museum and artist Lyndsay Mann are looking for new mothers to participate in New Mothers’ Assembly: a series of 6 weekly meetings that will explore women’s h…
Surgeons' Hall Museums and the Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh's Library and Archives are proud to be participating in Rare Books Edinburgh. We will be hosting the following events as part of the 10 day long festival:
A-Z An Alphabetical Journey- Journal Making Workshop 23rd March 2019, 11.30am-4pm
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We're delighted to announce that we will be participating in Edinburgh Science Festival once again.This year we will be running our 'Let's Look At Lungs' Dissection Workshop for Kids. The workshop will teach budding surgeons all about the lungs and how they work. It's a hands on workshop so attendees will also be dissecting a pigs lung!For dates, t…
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