Exhibition situated in the crypt of a fine 19thC Gothic church, looking at the history of the Royal London Hospital since its foundation in 1740. Also the development of medicine in the east end of London. Nursing uniforms and instruments on show. Research facilities for archive users available. Donations welcome. One to two temporary displays annually on historical/health care subjects.
Prices and opening times
You can view original documents in the reading rooms from 09:00 Tuesday to Saturday.
Easter Friday 14 April to Monday 17 April (closing at 5pm on Thursday 13 April)
May Bank Holiday Saturday 29 April to Monday 1 May
Spring Bank Holiday Saturday 27 May to Monday 29 May
August Bank Holiday Saturday 26 August to Monday 28 August
Christmas 2017 Saturday 23 December to Wednesday 27 December
New Year’s Day 2018 Saturday 30 December to Monday 1 January
Admission is free; donations are welcomed.
Venue Details & Map
Royal London Hospital Archives and Museum
9 Prescot StreetLondonE1 8PR
- +44 (0)20 7377 7608
- Public transport:
- Tube: Whitechapel
- Payment Facilities
- Free entry