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Bethlem Museum of the Mind

Bethlem Royal Hospital
Monks Orchard Road
020 3228 4227
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Previous Lectures and Events

Cake and Conversation

18 May 16

Bethlem and the Brain: Muzzling William Lawrence's Medical Materialism

7 May 16

The more strictly we are watched, the better we behave: Jeremy Bentham's Panopticon

30 Apr 16

Anna Kavan's Fictional Worlds

5 Mar 16

Cohedia: A Mind Expanding Cityscape

5 Mar 16

Fragile Board

27 Feb 16

Dr Alexander Morison and the interest in art he shared with Richard Dadd

6 Feb 16

Patients, Psychiatrists and Stigma

30 Jan 16

Turning a Hospital into a Museum

28 Nov 15

"A very sensible and agreeable companion:" Richard Dadd, the Bethlem Patient

7 Nov 15

Aspects of the same problem: the many careers of WHR Rivers

31 Oct 15

'The greatest artist of her time?'

8 Oct 15

Brain Fag

3 Oct 15

The Chaplain's Entertainments

26 Sep 15

Untold stories of the First World War

10 Sep 15

Keep the Home Fires Burning

29 Aug 15

The ethics of humour and madness in eighteenth century literature

25 Jul 15

He told me that his garden...

16 Jul 15

Bethlem Royal Hospital Sunfayre: Regular lectures on the history of psychiatry

6 Jul 13

Picturing Psychosis: The Guttman-Maclay Art Collection

1 Jun 13

Mystical Bedlam: Spiritualists and Spook-Spotters

16 May 13

From Bethlem to Broadmoor

11 May 13

A Visit to the Historic Boardroom

6 Apr 13

The Brainless Brothers

2 Mar 13

Bethlem Hospital: Worth a Visit?

2 Feb 13

Art in the Dark: The Art and History of Bethlem Royal Hospital

18 May 12

Bethlem Hospital: Worth a Visit?

5 May 12

This is Your Hospital

1 May 12

A Visit to Bethlem

14 Apr 12


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