Unhealthy Times of Kings and Queens

15 September 2018 11 November 2018

Venue:

Blackwell Hall, Weston Library (Map)

Contact:

Weston Library Information desk - 01865 277094

Description

Historically, great harms were caused to the health of the Kings and Queens of England. Charles II died from an apoplectic fit despite being subjected to various treatments such as bloodletting, purging and cupping. This display explores whether today's evidence-based interventions could have changed the outcome.

Opening times:
Monday to Friday 8.30am-5pm
Saturday 9am-5pm
Sunday 11am-5pm

Booking

Admission free.

This event is listed under: Displays; Free events
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