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Family Activities

Free family trails, worksheets and drawing materials are available in the gallery throughout the year

Tuesday 27 May, 11am, 2pm, 3.30pm
Mr King - Victorian Surgeon

In the middle of the 19th century, surgery was still a messy and dangerous undertaking. The inventions which would improve the treatment of patients were only just appearing. Come and meet Mr King, a surgeon from this fascinating time in medical history.

Tickets £2, ages 6+ (children must be accompanied), booking required on 020 7869 6568.
Free entry for RCS fellows and members plus a guest (please call to reserve places).

Thursday 29 May, 11am or 2pm
A Young Person’s Guide to the Hunterian

Why might Jonathan Wild have had ‘his leg pulled’? How many tails does this lizard have? What went on in John Hunter’s house? Have all these questions and more answered on our family friendly tours.

Ages 7-14. No adults to attend without children accompanying them, with a maximum of 2 adults per family.
Free but limited numbers so names will be taken 30 minutes prior to the start of each tour.