The Physicians' Gallery is a free public exhibition space which is part of the Royal College of Physicians of Edinburgh.
The Physicians' Gallery is a free public exhibition space which is part of the Royal College of Physicians of Edinburgh. Our exhibitions are based on the wealth of historical medical material which the College has collected over the last 300 years.
‘Moonstruck: 500 years of mental health’ is our new free exhibition– opening on 14 June 2019 and running until Spring 2020.
The illustrations, books and objects displayed in this exhibition show the changing understanding of mental health over the last 500 years.
From witchcraft and home remedies to straitjackets and ECT machines.
There is also a series of events accompanying this exhibition – you can find out more about these on our website.
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