Current exhibition

The Art of Bedlam: Richard Dadd

7 November - 6 February 2016

Next upcoming event

Guided tours

26 November 2015 - 11:30

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Out and about; London Museums of Health and Medicine Event

04 November 2015
Events, Learning

In which we take our museum handling objects on the road! 

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Farms, Faces and Feelings: Designing Bethlem Museum Family Trails

26 October 2015
Collection, Learning

Learn more about Bethlem Museum’s new and exciting activity trails for families, encouraging learning, play and exploration. 

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100 Years Ago Today 2

30 September 2015

On 30 September 1915, Bethlem Hospital's magazine Under the Dome carried news of wartime aerial bombardment

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Museum of
the mind

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The Bethlem Museum of the Mind records the lives and experience and celebrates the achievements of people with mental health problems.

Our aim is to make our collections more accessible, and to provide accurate information to help in their interpretation.