I was living in Floyer house, near to the museum. So it was convenient for us to go to see the amazing collection of medical devices. They have historical collections, which are very exciting for medical dental students.
On arrival the security at the front desk didn't appear to be enjoying their job!! It appeared to be an effort to talk to us!! I am sure that wasn't the case Still with their help we found the ward. Then it took us half a dozen calls on the front door prior to us getting into the ward!! Oh... 更多
One of the highlights of our first trip to London. Even walking through the campus really peaks your interest. This place is small, but definitely worth the visit. The displays are very well presented and informative. Great souvenir cards too.
Within the Royal London Hospital, the Royal London Museum documents the history of the hospital and the most notable cases treated there. Surgical instruments and old uniforms make for atmospheric displays but the venue is perhaps most known for its showcase on forensic medicine, which includes original material related to the Jack the Ripper murders and its association with Joseph... 更多
A small museum crammed full of the history of the London Hospital in Whitechapel. Set in a church next to the hospital, it carefully explains the history of the hospital including Edith Cavell and Princess Alexandra. Letters from Jack the Ripper and the story of John Merrick (the elephant man) are amongst the the amazing things we found inside this... 更多
If you are in the area do pop in. I would not make a special visit from further afield. It gives good insight in to the history of nursing and children's medicine. A little history in famous people such as Florence Nightingale and the Elephant man. History in operations and disease. I would say that an hour is ample. It... 更多
The entrance to the museum is on Newark St, behind the church & where there is a boom gate/road block for cars on the street. A small museum, its worth a look if in the area. Free entry, but a donation is recommended. There are gift aid envelopes near the entrance. I was a little shocked when I visited, that... 更多
Located next to the Royal London Hospital next to the Royal London Hospital, in the basement. Access is the gate, by the vehicle drop down barrier. It's small, but loads to read, and the videos, particularly on John Merrick (Elephant Man) are 15 mins or so. They have his skeleton, hood. Do take a look at the history of the... 更多