Blog

  • £4m Redevelopment

    We are delighted to announce that the museum will shortly be starting it’s £4m refurbishment. From 1st May 2019, the...

  • Audiology Visit

    A blog by Dr Laura Sellers On Wednesday 3 April, along with Karen Sayers (Leeds Trinity) and Graeme Gooday (University...

  • Meet our new Co-Producer and Community Champion

    Hi there! I’m Suman and I started work at the museum in February as Co-Producer and Community Champion. My role...

  • Yorkshire called to vote for the new face of the £50 note

    We are launching a campaign to find out who Yorkshire people want to see as the new face of the...

  • Life in Leeds during the 1840s

    Blog by Jonnie, Visitor Services Assistant Working on the front of house at Thackray Medical Museum has made me ask...

  • Launch of LEGO Trail

    This week at Thackray we have introduced our new LEGO trail. As part of the A Healthy Future fundraising campaign,...

  • Health Heroes

    We need your help to create a new exhibition which will run from 17 August until 30 November. Health Heroes...

  • Visitors help launch Thackray in LEGO® Bricks

    Our big LEGO build is underway! For a donation of just £1, visitors and supporters can place a brick into...

  • Celebrating Midwives in Leeds

    On 4th May, as part of International Day of the Midwife, Leeds Teaching Hospitals held a celebratory event at the...

  • Welcome to our new Collections and Programming Director

    We were very pleased to welcome Sue Mackay to the museum last month as Collections and Programming Director. Hello, My...