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Saturday 09 August 2014

Marvellous Medicine Tour

Victorian Medical Transformations!

Learn about Victorian medicine and how it transformed Bristol and the world.

From fresh water to forensics, childhood disease to Cholera, the discoveries of medical professionals saved many lives and along the way made Bristol one of the healthiest places to live.

In this special guided tour of Arnos Vale we celebrate the doctors, surgeons, scientists and patients who made medical history and transformed the city's health.


Warm clothing and sensible shoes are strongly recommended.  Arnos Vale Cemetery is not a fully accessible site.  This tour route may include some steep slopes, steps and muddy or uneven paths.  Find out more about visiting Arnos Vale safely here


Tickets are £5.00pp (plus booking fee)

To reduce our overheads and improve the booking process, we have moved to an on-line booking system for events at Arnos Vale. If you have any problems booking your tickets, please contact us on 0117 971 9117


Eventbrite - Marvellous Medicine Tour - how Victorian medicine transformed the world


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Guided Tours at Arnos Vale Cemetery

Discover the graves, stories and heritage of Bristol on a guided tour of Arnos Vale Cemetery.  One of the best ways to explore Arnos Vale is to take one of our scheduled tours with an experienced volunteer guide. Our programme of tours runs from March through to November and themes vary according to the season, offering insight into local history, people's lives, wildlife and beautiful architecture that can be found in the 45 acres of garden cemetery. The Guided Tour season runs between March and November each year and the programme begins from 1st March.  See below for the list of the latest tours on offer. 

Not what you were looking for? Read more about our private tours service here

Want to visit Arnos Vale and take a self-guided tour? Buy one of our Trail leaflets here.


Event Scheduling Summary

Saturday 09 August 2014, 01:30pm - 03:00pm


Event Location

East Lodge
Bath Road
United Kingdom


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