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Blog - Events

Adamson Collection talk - Saturday 1 March

Collection, Events

The Edward Adamson Festival is already in full swing and we're really enjoying seeing the range of artworks on display in the Museum. We're...

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Connect 10: help us win Rankin!

Competition, Events

We're very excited to announce that we've been shortlisted for Connect 10 2014, the Culture 24 arts competition which gives venues the chance...

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Lessons from Liverpool

Events

Hear our thoughts from the Museums Association Conference 2014.

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Lucy Moore talk and other upcoming events

Events

Author Lucy Moore will be joining us to talk about the subject of her recent biography: dancer Vaslav Nijinsky (1890-1950)."Arguably the greatest...

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Challenging Prejudice: November events

Events

Next week sees the start of UK Disability History Month (22 November - 22 December), with events around the country focusing on the annual theme...

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Mansions in the Orchard 2: Focus group for Bethlem site users

Events

Last month, we announced a new project the Archives & Museum are undertaking, exploring life in the twentieth-century Bethlem Hospital, supported...

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The Bedlam Bones: Excavation, History and Myth

Events

Regular readers of this blog will be aware that we've long been pointing out the holes in stories claiming the skeletons unearthed at Bishopsgate...

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Women and the Mind Doctors: Upcoming exhibitions

Events

Two exciting exhibitions open early next month, one of which features a number of items from the Bethlem Collection. The Freud Museum's Mad...

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Art in the Asylum: Upcoming Events

Events

September sees the opening of several events that may be of interest to our readers, some of which include items from the Bethlem Collection...

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Food for Thought: Wellbeing walks at the Science Museum

Events

The Heritage Lottery Fund's All Our Stories funding stream has led to some excellent community mental health projects, several of which have...

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held: Restraint Symposium at the Institute of Psychiatry

Events

This week, as part of Jane Fradgley's held exhibition at the MRC SGDP Centre at the Institute of Psychiatry, a public symposium focused on the...

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Maudsley Debate: Enabling or Labelling?

Events

The 48th Maudsley Debate took place earlier this month, to a packed audience at the Institute of Psychiatry. Indeed, the event was so busy that...

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