Tayside Medical History Museum

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Open all year




Tayside Medical History Museum
c/o Museum Services
University of Dundee

Based at Ninewells Hospital in Dundee, the Tayside Medical History Museum holds one of the most significant medical collections in Scotland. Jointly managed by the University of Dundee and NHS Tayside, our exhibitions and displays explore the history of medicine, with a special focus on Tayside’s pioneering legacy of medical research and practice.

Our collections comprise nearly 2,000 objects including surgical instruments, teaching charts, hospital equipment, nurses’ uniforms, medicinal plants, medical portraits, anatomical models, pills, potions and more!

Information on exhibitions and events can be found on our website.

Eye model
Ishihara test
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