Archives at the Old Operating Theatre Museum

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The museum has a small archive illustrating the history of the Old Operating Theatre, and Herb Garret.

Please note that the main archive of St Thomas and Guys Hospitals are held at the London Metropolitan Archives.

We have a very limited archive relating to the following subject areas:

  • Obstetrics
  • Surgical
  • Anaesthesia
  • Antiseptic surgery
  • Apothecaries and Herbal Medicine
  • St. Thomas's, Guy's and the Evelina Children's Hospital.

For the Museum Collection On-Line click here:

Some of our on-line resources

We have an archive of the 1992-96 Exhibitions that adorned the Museum Exhibitions

The archive from the lancet of the treatment of Elizabeth Raigan is here

The museum's guide book - c1992 - 2012 is here.

The Museum's archives of events are here:



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