Alexander Fleming Laboratory Museum, London

4.2
#100 of 165 in Museums in London
St Mary's Hospital is a hospital in Paddington, London, that was founded in 1845. Since the UK's first academic health science centre was created in 2008, it has been operated by Imperial College Healthcare NHS Trust, which also operates Charing Cross Hospital, Hammersmith Hospital, Queen Charlotte's and Chelsea Hospital, and Western Eye Hospital.Until 1988 the hospital ran St Mary's Hospital Medical School, part of the federal University of London. In 1988 it merged with Imperial College London, and then with Charing Cross and Westminster Medical School in 1997 to form Imperial College School of Medicine. In 2007 Imperial College became an independent institution when it withdrew from the University of London.
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  • July 26, 2017
    I have had an interest in the history of medicine since I studied it at A-Level nearly 30 years ago, I am also a nurse who has seen first hand the impact of Alexander Fleming's discovery of penicillin...  more »
  • July 20, 2017
    This small and eccentric museum conveys the situation in which Fleming discovered penicillin in a very authentic way. As one visits his laboratory you can almost feel how it must have been to work in ...  more »
  • June 6, 2017
    We could not enter but we enjoy the environment on whether the hospital and its architecture, with many restrictions of schedules
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  • Historic. Elegant. Amazing!
  • Wow , history well kept
  • Delightful and moving small museum
  • Very interesting.
  • Very nice

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