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George Marshall Medical Museum

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Address: Charles Hastings Education Centre at the Worcestershire Royal Hospital | Newtown Road, Worcester, England
Phone Number: +44 1905 760738
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George Marshall Medical Museum

Look in on the way home a holiday to see this very interesting museum. You need to drive a long way through the hospital complex to get to the free carpark & then meeting the very... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 7 July 2016
SlimJim1940
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Newcastle-under-Lyme, United Kingdom
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Worcestershire, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 September 2016

My foreign student was keen to visit as she hopes to follow her dreams and become a doctor...... She enjoyed her visit and found it educational, interesting and informative... There could be more hands on exhibits!

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Newcastle-under-Lyme, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 July 2016 via mobile

Look in on the way home a holiday to see this very interesting museum. You need to drive a long way through the hospital complex to get to the free carpark & then meeting the very helpful receptionist. Although set partly in a main corridor with most in a side corridor it's a very enlightening history of medical practice in... More 

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Thank SlimJim1940
Worcestershire, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 April 2016

Situated within the hospital complex, this museum has its own free car park and lots to look at. Be warned about the death masks, though, facing you as you enter, relics of long-dead executed prisoners. Look out for the leech in the jar in the home remedies cabinet.

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Thank Howarth S
Wombourne, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 April 2016

Went here as a part day out for our anniversary, and it is quite an interesting museum of medical practices over the ages, medical/surgical equipment used, dressings, treatments etc, etc, and great if you have children as there is plenty of interactive stuff for them to get involved with, and here's the good news, it's FREE! We ended up making... More 

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worcs,england
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 August 2015

This is a really well organised specialist Museum devoted to the history of Medicine up to early 20th Century. There are a series of display cabinets containing historical information about and implements used by various medical disciplines e.g surgery, nursing , G.P , research , medical ingredients ,etc . Contents are well laid out and everything has a detailed label... More 

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Thank mark666
Worcestershire, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 August 2015

I was very disappointed with this Museum. I expected many wonders leading to modern medicine to be shown, especially as I was on the fringe involved with heart transplant surgery with Heenan and Froude's engineered and developed blood pump.[ They were based in Worcester. ]The only good part for me was to see some inter-active programmes for children.

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Thank Roy H
Birmingham, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 July 2015 via mobile

We visited the medical museum on our visit to Worcester.it's only small but very interesting.not somewhere children would like to go.more for adults.I found it very interesting.it didn't cost anything to enter.it was nice to learn how they deal with things then and how medicines' have changed over the years.

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Thank dawn r
Worcester
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 June 2015

This superb little museum is situated in the grounds of the Royal Worcestershire Hospital, about two miles from Worcetser city (on a bus route). It forms part of the Education Centre there. We visited as part of a small Family History group and had booked the time of the guide/curator, who gave us a very interesting and informative introduction (without... More 

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Thank MichaelMoore43
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 June 2015 via mobile

We found this as we wanted a quick place to visit for an hour or so. It is inside the hospital education centre and is free and so was parking past the barrier. The receptionist was very friendly and directed us to the museum and told us about the death masks on a high shelf just before the entrance. They... More 

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1 Thank Michael T
Worcester, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 May 2015

The museum is incredibly interesting, and this is another place to go round with a guide. The staff are so knowledgeable and can tell you so much about the exhibits. It really is a one of a kind place to visit.

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Thank Poppy M

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