Pare’s Works 1635

 

‘The Workes of that Famous Chirurgeon, Ambrose Parey’, 1635.

 
 
 
 
 
 

Adolf Hitler’s Blood transfusion set c.1938

 

The blood transfusion set from Adolf Hitler’s private yacht, Grille, captured in 1945.

 
 
 
 
 
 

Extensive Archives

 

Our archives are free to visit, book an appointment on enquiry page

 
 
 
 
 
 

Surgical Chain Saw

 

Prototype surgical chain saw by B. Heine, c.1840.

 
 
 
 
 
 

Surgical Literature

 

The Museum library includes a large collection of historical textbooks that illustrate equipment and techniques from the 1500s to the present day.

Library and Resource Centre

 

Welcome to the Thackray Medical Museum Library and Resource Centre.

We’re a busy and lively hub at the heart of the Museum’s diverse range of interests and activities. We welcome the opportunity to share our knowledge, expertise and resources with fellow professionals, academic institutions, scholars and members of the public.




 

 

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