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Medicine Through Time

Medicine Through Time School Trips

From £109pp

The story of the city of London dates back to pre-historic times, and each era has left its mark on the modern-day city.

Every street has its own secrets to tell: our medical-themed exploration of London is especially designed to complement the Medicine Through Time GCSE syllabus.  

Our itineraries trace the development of the practice of medicine across time and across cultures: local museums such as The Old Operating Museum and Herb Garrett provide historical snapshots of healthcare in London itself, while the various permanent exhibitions at the London Science Museum explore the medical practices of cultures across the world.

A really popular tour and (especially when rounded-off with a West End show!) well worth the experience.

Study Trips to London Medicine Through Time
Study Trips to London Medicine Through Time
Study Trips to London Medicine Through Time


Sample Itinerary, 2 days by Coach, From £109 per person

[Day trip from £59 per person.]

Day 1

Arrive London.

Visit to the Science Museum. Relevant exhibitions include The Science and Art of Medicine, Health Matters, Glimpses of Medical History and Veterinary History.

Jack the Ripper walking tour.

Day 2

Visit to The Old Operating Theatre Museum and Herb Garrett.

Visits to the Florence Nightingale Museum and St Thomas' Hospital Museum.

Return to school.

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Medicine Through Time

We use safe and secure accommodation especially suited to schools. Our accommodation is usually 2* or youth hostel standard and provides a perfect base for enjoying your tour. All accommodation we use is audited, and our auditing regime is verified by independent experts.