Visit the laboratory in which Alexander Fleming discovered penicillin in 1928, reconstructed to its original appearance, with bacteriological equipment and an exhibition telling the story of Fleming, the man, the scientist, and the impact of penicillin on modern healthcare. A video presentation completes the visit.
There is no disabled access to the museum - there are many stairs.
Prices and opening times
|Concession Ticket||£2.00 per ticket|
|Adult Ticket||£4.00 per ticket|
Staff and students of Imperial College Healthcare NHS Trust and Imperial College School of Medicine: admission free on production of valid identification badge.
Monday - Thursday: 10:00 - 13:00.
Other times by appointment only (Monday-Thursday 14:00-17:00 and Friday 10:00-17:00)
Closed on public holidays.
Venue Details & Map
Alexander Fleming Laboratory Museum
St Mary's Hospital
Praed StreetLondonW2 1NY
- +44 (0)20 3312 6528
- Public transport:
- Tube: Paddington or Edgware Road;Tube/Rail: Paddington;Bus: 7, 15, 36
Facilities & Accessibility
- Access Inside Building Facilities
- Steps with handrail within building
- Access into the Building
- Steps with handrails to entrance