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Plague: Bring Out Your Dead

A lecture on the devastation caused by bubonic plague.

The fearsome Black Death continually devastated the world's population for centuries and was responsible for the death of millions. What did people think caused plague? How could you cure it? And how did the work of 19th century German micro-bacteriologist Robert Koch lead to the discovery of the truth about this deadly disease...?


Museum Curatorial Staff | talks


Date and Time:

19 May 2007 at 2:00 pm


1 hour



Old Operating Theatre, Museum & Herb Garret
9a St Thomas' Street
020 7188 2679

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Available from:

To reserve a space, call 020 7188 2679 or email curator@thegarret.org.uk

Additional Information:

Not suitable for under 12s.

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