The museum is temporarily closed for refurbishment and it will not re-open until July, 2017. For more information you can contact us at info@oldoperatingtheatre.com or at 02071882679. Remember to follow us on social media for progress reports.

The Old Operating Theatre Museum and Herb Garret Team


IMG_20160505_201858Discover Europe’s oldest surviving operating theatre.

Dated to 1822 it was housed within the attic of an 18th century church.

The attic was used once by apothecaries to store herbs from which to make medicines.

The museum is open daily from 10:30 am to 5:00 pm.

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