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Army Medical Services Museum

Contains collections from the four armed forces medical corps; presents opening hours, museum information and FAQ. [Mytchett, Surrey].

British Dental Association Museum

Presents a timeline history of dentistry, photographs of objects in the collection, special exhibits, and educational opportunities. [London].

Centre for Life

Provides a programme of exhibitions and events, science education activities, and involvement in contemporary issues. Information about their exhibition, lecture series, and the Newcastle Science Festival.

The Edward Jenner Museum

Discusses the history of the discovery of the smallpox vaccine, museum exhibits, Jenner family tree, and the human immune system. [Berkeley].

Florence Nightingale Museum

Presents visitor information, historical background, exhibits, and upcoming events for this museum dedicated to the famous nurse.

Freud Museum

Once the home of Sigmund Freud; now holds his collection of antiquities, his library and study (preserved as it was during his lifetime). Information about their education, research, and cultural programmes, with biographies of Freud and his daughter, Anna. [London].

George Marshall Medical Museum

Describes this museum's collections and reconstructed apothecary's shop and operating theatre. [Worcester].

Glenside Hospital Museum

Houses collections relating to the history of Bristol's psychiatric hospitals. Features visitor and event information. [Bristol].

London's Museums of Health and Medicine

A guide to the many health and medical museums in the city, with maps, information about each, and details of tours offered.

Medical Heritage of Great Britain

Offers a gazetteer of the history and archaeology of medicine in the UK, with listings of museums, collections, derelict hospital buildings, pharmacies, and other medicine-related sites.

Mental Health Museum

Depicts the story of the West Riding Pauper Lunatic Asylum, built in Wakefield in 1818. Includes details of exhibits, opening hours, and contacts. https://www.facebook.com/Mental-Health-Museum-1411952179024477/

The Old Operating Theatre and Herb Garret

A 19th century surgical theatre discovered in the roof space of a London church, now restored as a museum; includes a virtual tour, details of exhibitions and admission, and background on the history of medicine.

Scotland and Medicine

Portal showcasing the medical collections, museums and archives of Scotland.

Surgeons' Halls Museums

Describes the collections, exhibitions and learning events at this museum, from the Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh.

Tayside Medical History Museum

Offering information on the exhibitions and collections at this medical museum.

University of Manchester Medical School Museum

Collection consists of medical and nursing equipment, instruments, apparatus and some archival material; includes online gallery. [Manchester].

Wellcome Collection

Describes the medical artifacts displayed, current and past exhibits, and visitor information. With interactive, online exhibits. [London].

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