Old Operating Theatre Museum
Hidden away in the attic of 1703 St Thomas’ Church and only accessible by a narrow 32 steps staircase, The Old Operating Theatre Museum is the oldest surgical theatre in Europe still in existence. Dating from 1822 it is an incredible survivor from the period of surgery before the introduction of anaesthetics and antiseptics.
Opening Times: Monday-Sunday 10.30am-5pm Dec 15th-Jan 5th Christmas closure
Costs: Full £6.50 Conc (student, over 60, unemployed) £5 child (under 16) £3.50 family £14
Photo Credits: © Dazeley
For further information please visit: http://www.thegarret.org.uk