Cabinet of Curiosity

an exhibition of highlights from the Tayside Medical History Museum's collections

19th century medicine chest

Lamb Gallery, Tower Building


19 March - 20 May 2014

Mon-Fri 09.30-20.30 Sat 09.30-16.30

Free Admission

The Tayside Medical History Museum at Ninewells Hospital is currently undergoing an exciting redevelopment, and this exhibition provides a rare chance to see some of the fascinating instruments, equipment and curiosities from its renowned collections on display outwith the hospital. From gruesome surgical tools to early plant medicines and from Victorian x-rays to 1950s nurses, the exhibition reveals the story of Dundee’s ground-breaking role in medical history.

SPECIAL EVENT! On Thursday 3 April at 1pm there will be an informal guided tour of the exhibition by retired GP and Tayside Medical History Museum volunteer Dr Jim McKellican - all welcome.

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