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Upcoming Events

Blood and Guts walking tours

September 2024

Fashion Victims- The Toxicology of Fashion

Date(s): 16 September 2024

Time: 1.15pm

Cost: £3

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Join Surgeons' Hall Museums for the latest addition to our bite sized lunch time talks. In this lunch time talk Museum Research Fellow Professor Ken Donaldson will discuss how the clothes we choose to wear can affect our health. No doubt ‘fashion’ has existed since people began wearing clothes but its present form, with fashion labels and houses…


Dissecting the Author: The Story of Lobotomy with Claire Prentice

Date(s): 12 September 2024

Time: 7pm

Cost: £3

Age Restrictions: 16+

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Join this Zoom talk as we discuss the history of Lobotomy in the US and UK. In this online event Surgeons Hall Museums Human Remains Conservator Cat Irving will be joined by historian and author Claire Prentice. Claire will discuss the research behind her BBC Radio 4 documentary Easier Than Curing Tooth Ache? The Story of Lobotomy which uncovers t…



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