Family Workshop: Leeches and Lesions

29 October 2014, 10:30 - 16:30

Free drop in, 10:30 - 13:00 and 14:00 - 16:30

Make your own eighteenth-century medicine kit inspired by Dr Mead. Create labels and fill boxes and bottles with potions and herbs to cure everything from the pox to the plague!


Family workshops are free for children and up to two accompanying adults


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