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Historical Medical Instruments – handling session with DEMH Trust

Historical Medical Instruments – handling session with DEMH Trust

Visit St Nicholas Priory and see a fascinating display of historical medical instruments from the Devon and Exeter Medical Society collection. Volunteer Curators and Cataloguers will be on hand to explain what they were used for – but you might want to try and guess first!

Please note that the Priory is a medieval building and is wheelchair-accessible on the ground floor only. This session will be on the ground floor.

Check out Devon & Exeter Medical Trust’s website for more info about what they do!

Date & Time

13:00 - 16:00

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St Nicholas Priory
Mint Lane, Off Fore Street, Exeter, Devon, EX4 3BL

Find directions to St Nicholas Priory on our visit us page.

St Nicholas Priory: Founded by William the Conqueror in 1087, St Nicholas Priory was home to Benedictine monks for over 400 years and is the oldest building in Exeter. In 1536, like other monasteries, it was closed and the remains became the home of wealthy Tudor merchants.

Access: Unfortunately, only the ground floor of our building is wheelchair-accessible.

Facilities: Accessible loos and nappy-changing facilities.

If you have any questions or concerns about your visit, please email [email protected].

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