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The Old Operating Theatre Museum and Herb Garret

 

Hidden in the roof of a church, a 300-year old herb garret houses the only surviving 19th century operating theatre, complete with wooden operating table and observation stands, from which spectators witnessed surgery performed without anaesthetic or antiseptics.

Admission: £6.50

Opening Times:
Monday 14.00-16.45
Tuesday - Sunday 10.30-16.45
Museum closes at 17.00.

Getting There

Nearest Station: London Bridge

Location:
9a St Thomas Street,
London.
SE1 9RY

Phone number: +44 (0)207 188 2679

Website: www.oldoperatingtheatre.com

Disabled Access

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