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We Are Not Amused IV

24 April 2014
Collection, History, Literature
Dr Nick Hervey examines the historic role of the police in royal protection in the fourth in a series of twelve guest posts. The police... Read more

Artist in Focus VII - Charles Sims

18 April 2014
Art, Collection
Charles Sims was born in Islington, where his father owned a factory, but grew up in Margate where the family moved soon after his birth.... Read more
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Bethlem
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.