Explore London's medical history
Discover London's colourful stories of health and healing - past, present and future - on our walking tours and gallery visits with a medical twist. These special interest tours are tailored for your group and the time you have available. Tours can be arranged to include or to end at one of London's many fascinating medical museums. See summary information on our medical tours below:
A Picture of Health at the National Gallery
Mental Wealth Discovery Walk
We consider practical, everyday ways to support and maintain mental health and a sense of personal wellbeing, finding inspiration and pools of calm in the midst of London's buzz and bustle.
Walking Medical London
- City of Healing
Explore health and healing in the City of London, from medieval monasteries, body-snatchers, pestilence and plague, to medical discoveries, the birth of the NHS and healthcare today.
- From Beer Street to Gin Lane: Step back into the eighteenth century to discover London's most notorious slum and stark inequalities between rich and poor on our walk through Bloomsbury, meeting doctors, scientists and social reformers along the way.
- West End Cures: Hear about the physicians, nurses and therapists of Harley Street and their celebrity patients, the development of the medical and nursing professions, and the vital contribution of women in medicine and healthcare.