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Blood and Guts walking tours

February 2021

A Poisonous Method Part 2: Opium

Date(s): 22 February 2021

Cost: £2.74

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A whole host of poisons were readily available and accessible to the public in 19th century Scotland. Murder by poison became an increasing worry for authorities and the medical community. This series will investigate three groups of poisons which were used to commit murder in the 19th century. For each poison we will look at the statistics, econom…


Young Surgeons' Rescue Quest- Online Kids Workshop

Date(s): 9 February 2021

Time: 2pm

Cost: £7.06

Age Restrictions: 7+

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SOLD OUTAre you ready to take on the quest to rescue ‘Simpson’ our surgical teddy held captive in the museum? This online workshop combines hands-on experiments, activities and puzzles to escape rooms and navigate your way through the maze of museum rooms to help rescue Simpson. You don’t need prior knowledge of science to try your hand with the ac…


Surgeons' Hall Online Quiz

Date(s): 4 February 2021

Time: 7pm

Cost: £2.74

Age Restrictions: 16+

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SOLD OUT How well do you know your barber from your surgeon? Join us for our live quiz, as we challenge your knowledge of medical history and all things surgical. We will include surgical instruments and specimens from our collection in our question rounds. You don’t need to be a surgeon to try your hand at our themed questions and although taking …


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