Blog - Events

Listen: A Self-Help Book? Writing and Reading The Anatomy of Melancholy

Exhibitions, Events, History, Literature

Listen to a recording of Dr Mary Ann Lund's talk on The Anatomy of Melancholy and Robert Burton's use of writing as a form of therapy.

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Listen to Breaking Bread Talk with Tim May

Events

Listen to Tim May talk about the historical, cultural and spiritual significance of bread.

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Out and about; London Museums of Health and Medicine Event

Events, Learning

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

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Mansions in the Orchard: We need to talk about asylum

Events

Listen to a debate exploring the shift from asylum to 'care in the community', with perspectives from researchers, service users and mental health professionals

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Object Lesson VI

Collection, Events

The end of the Bethlem Hospital Park Farm.

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Mansions in the Orchard: The Demise of the Asylum

Events

As part of the Mansions in the Orchard project, photographer Max Reeves has recently made some comparative studies of other institutions. 

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Bethlem Sunfayre 5th July 2014

Events

Come join us at Bethlem Royal Hospital Sunfayre 5th July 12:00 - 17:00.Live music, stalls, complementary therapies, children's entertainment...

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Museums at Night: Faces of Madness

Events

Due to last minute cancellations, we now have a few remaining places for our free Museums at Night event tomorrow.  If you're interested in coming...

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