Blog - History

Virtual Book Club IX

History, Literature

Aislinn Hunter’s The World Before Us: its canvas is as wide as humanity.

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A Rake’s Progress VII

Art, History

Tom Rakewell is consigned to debtors’ prison.

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We Are Not Amused XI

Collection, Conservation, History

The risks of being a botherer of royalty.

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Object Lesson IV

Collection, History

Hear how Bethlem's Park Farm functioned during the War.

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Mansions in the Orchard: Introduction

History

Introducing a new series of posts pulling together original material from the 'Mansions in the Orchard' project, supported by the Wellcome Trust. Posts will inc

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A Rake’s Progress VI

Art, History

Tom Rakewell gambles his fortune away.

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Object Lesson III

Collection, History

Discover more about the farm at Bethlem Royal Hospital in the 1920s - 1930s.

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We Are Not Amused X

History

Under investigation by the Home Office

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