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50th Anniversary of the Opening of the Old Operating Theatre Museum

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27 October 1962 - 27 October 2012

2012 is the 50th Anniverary of the foundation of Old Operating Theatre Museum and Herb Garret, in Southwark, London.

To commemorate the occassion, thegarret web site is publishing a set of resources telling the story of the discovery and restoration of the Operating Theatre, and is beginning a project to create an archive of the Museum.

Start your journey through the history of the Museum here:

1956 - the re-discovery of the Operating Theatre of Old St. Thomas's Hospital

1957-1962 - the Restoration of the Operating Theatre

27th October 1962 - The Official Opening of the Operating Theatre of Old St Thomas's Hospital

1962 - 1989 - The Operating Theatre of the United Borough Hospitals of Guys & St Thomas'

1989 - 2012 - The Old Operating Theatre, Museum and Herb Garret

27th October 2012 - the 50th Anniversary of the The Old Operating Theatre, Museum and Herb Garret

 

29/10/2012 KPF