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Nightingale in 200 Objects, People and Places: Leader, Icon and Pioneer

Nightingale in 200 Objects, People and Places: Leader, Icon and Pioneer exhibition at the Florence Nightingale Museum. Credits: Thomas Gilder. Image courtesy of The Press Office.
Delve into Florence Nightingale’s life by exploring some of her most valued possessions, including unseen sketches at a new exhibition. Read More

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Discover the life behind the mythical "Lady with the lamp", Florence Nightingale, with 200 Objects, People and Places: Leader, Icon and Pioneer exhibition at the Florence Nightingale Museum.

Celebrate the bicentenary of the activist’s birth as you learn about the stories, struggles and challenges of Nightingale’s life showcased through 200 objects associated or owned by the nurse.

What was Florence's like in real life, and what were her obsessions and achievements? Find answers to all your burning questions as you ponder at the adorned writing case, a medicine chest, the famous Florence Nightingale lamp (carried by her during the Crimean War), her first self-designed nursing uniform and heaps more.

Please note that this exhibition is free upon entry to the Florence Nightingale Museum.

Prices

Child Ticket £5.00 per ticket
Student £6.00 per ticket
Adult Ticket £9.00 per ticket

Venue Details & Map

Florence Nightingale Museum

Address
Gassiot House
2 Lambeth Palace Road
London
SE1 7EW
Telephone:
+44 (0)20 7620 0374
Email
Website
http://www.florence-nightingale.co.uk
Public transport:
Tube - Westminster, Waterloo, Lambeth North. Rail - Waterloo Buses 12, 53, 76, 77, 148, 159, 211, 341, 363, 381, 543, 507, 10 RV1. Riverboat - London Eye Pier, Westminster Pier.

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