Art and Medicine Tours London

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islamic art

Islamic Art Victoria and Albert Museum

1 hour 45 minutes

£10

The V&A houses a superb collection of Islamic artefacts ranging from a priceless rock crystal ewer to ceramics. Following the death of Mohammed in 7th Century Islam spread rapidly across the east Asia and North Africa. We will see the greatest carpet in the world the amazing Ardabil carpet

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dropsy and consumption2

Medical Bloomsbury

1 hour 45 minutes

£10

A History of Medicine walk guided by a Public Health Physician and garnished with a generous sprinkling of Bloomsbury fauna.* It’s a tale and trail of the Foundling Hospital and Pestilential Contagion and the Method to be used to prevent it and royal hernias and tuberculosis and smallpox

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sculpture london tour

Sculpture Victoria  & Albert Museum

1 hour 45 minutes

£10

The V and A houses one of the greatest collection of casts of the Renaissance and Roman (including the complete Trajan’s column !). Original sculptures by Cibber, Stone are shown alongside Canova and Rodin. The only Bernini sculpture (Neptune and Triton) outside Italy makes this a first rate collection showing[…]

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medical mischeif tour

Medical Mischief

1hour 45 minutes

£10

The Georgian Fitzroy Square is home to the Virginia Woolf and George Bernard Shaw. South American liberators rub shoulders with Marie Stopes. The raffish element of the artists sucha s Augustus John give Fitzrovia its’ edge. The Bride of Frankenstein appears and also the infamous

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