Signposted near the hospital this small museum gave a fascinating insight into the elephant man whose skeleton is replicated here (the real one is reserved for the medical profession only). A running documentary on his life and death in the hospital and friendship with his...更多
Our nephew had covered this subject at school and he was interested to visit. .The museum is small but very interesting, we sat through a 20 minutes screening of the story. (other stories available to listen to). Probably allow 30 minutes to an hour for...更多
The museum tucked away behind the Royal London hospital in Whitechapel is small in size for a museum but has a lot of interesting items on show. The most famous being a replica of the skeleton of John Merrick AKA the elephant man. He was...更多
The museum is smaller than I thought it would, and only needed 20 mins to see everything. Nonetheless the museum is worth a visit if you are in the area. Lots of information about medical history and its associated people.
This was a fabulous hidden gem in London. Get the two for one tickets with your train journey and it is exceptional value.
Unbelievable that something like this exists as it was.
If you are interested in history, medicine, biology or even natural healing make...更多