About this event

  • Date and time Wed 1 May 2019 from 3:30pm to 4:00pm
  • Location Royal Society of Medicine
  • Organised by Library

Discover and learn more about our historic Library collection by joining us for the First Wednesday Library tour.

The tour includes an introduction to the home of the Royal Society of Medicine at 1 Wimpole Street and a guided tour of the Library, with an introduction to the RSM’s heritage, archive and rare book collections. Take the opportunity to view one of the oldest works from our vaults, a printing of a Roman 1st Century medical treatise, Celsus’s De Medicina published in 1478, plus get chance to view our current exhibition.

The tours are free and last 30 minutes.


View the programme


Meet at the Library help desk, located on the 1st Floor. 

Start of tour
Q&A and end of tour


Royal Society of Medicine, 1 Wimpole St, Marylebone, London, W1G 0AE, United Kingdom