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Blog - Learning

Black Lives and the Bethlem and Bridewell Governors

Archives, History, Learning

However there is one way that these important businessmen would have had a connection to black lives, and that is through their connections to the slave trade.

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Black Lives in Early Modern Bethlem

Archives, History, Learning

So what relationship did Bethlem have with Black Londoners - was it open to them, or did it only look to exclude minority ethnic communities?

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Black Lives in Early Modern Bridewell

Archives, History, Learning

A post introducing research on black lives in the Bridewell Hospital records

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Fun with Ink Blots - Home Learning Activity

Learning

Download our free Inkblot activity for children 7 and upwards

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Fun with Ink Blots!

Learning

An explanation for kids about our free downloadable activity sheet for ages 7+

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How to use Museum of the Mind's online historical sources

Learning

Our Archivist explains how to explore the rich online historical resources of the Museum of the Mind...

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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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Farms, Faces and Feelings: Designing Bethlem Museum Family Trails

Collection, Learning

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

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A Maze of Possibilities I

Art, Learning

During a recent visit to Hayes School, A Level students discussed identity and how artists might represent their inner thoughts.

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Hollow Space and Outgrowth: New Exhibition at the Bethlem Gallery opens this week

Art, Learning

From Wednesday, the Bethlem Gallery will present a veritable cabinet of curiosities showcasing contemporary ceramics made within the hospital's...

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This Is Your Hospital: New Web Resource

Learning

The Archives and Museum launches a new web learning resource this weekend, This is Your Hospital, devoted to the middle twenty years of the life...

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Understanding Mental Health: Education at Bethlem Archives and Museum

Learning

We welcome visits from both primary and secondary schools and whenever possible take the opportunity to talk to teachers about what we can offer...

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