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The Apothecary Weekend: From Garden to Garret

Guided tour around a living herb garden, and demonstration of old apothecary remedies

Starting within the fresh herb garden of St George the Martyr Church, Southwark, there will be a short walk to the oak beamed Herb Garret of Old St Thomas’ Hospital for a demonstration of traditional medicinal preparations: poultices, infusions and pills.
Event starts at St George’s Garden,
West Side of St George’s Church, Borough High Street.
(nearest tube Borough)
Garden contains the wall of the infamous Marshalsea Prison


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Date and Time:

7 June 2008 at 2:00 pm


2 hours



St George's Garden
West Side of St George's Church
Borough High Street

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Organised by:

Old Operating Theatre, Museum & Herb Garret
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Available from:

To book in advance, please contact 020 7188 2679 or email curator@thegarret.org.uk

Additional Information:

There may be a reduced admission price if access to the Operating Theatre itself is unavailable (this will not affect the demonstration).

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