Speed Surgery - Surgery in the 19th Century

A surgical demonstration presented within the original architecture of the old operating theatre of St. Thomas's Hospital of 1822.

A surgical demonstration presented within the original architecture of the old operating theatre of St. Thomas's Hospital of 1822. Before the advent of anaesthesia, an operation had to be swift. Without hand-washing or antiseptics, the chance of later infection was high.

Old Operating Theatre Museum and Herb Garret

9a St Thomas St
London Greater London United Kingdom SE1 9RY

Performances at the following times:

Saturdays 14:00