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About the Session 

Find out more about the development of medicine and anatomy using objects from the collections of the Whipple Museum and library. Explore changes in anatomy textbooks from rare seventeenth-century editions to modern versions of "Grey's anatomy". Try out a much-hyped Victorian medical device and find out how microscopes revolutionised our understanding of infectious diseases. 

Duration: Can be booked as: 

A 90-minute session in the museum

or

A 60-minute outreach session (online or in person) 

Available:Thursdays and Fridays (museum sessions 10-11.30 or 1-2.30, outreach negotiable), subject to availability 

How to Book 

Use the "taught session" option on our booking system at calendly.com/whipplelearning to book this session. 

Whipple Museum School Sessions

 

University of Cambridge School Sessions