20th Anniversary Lunar Lectures
  • Erasmus Darwin House,
    Beacon Street,
    WS13 7AD
  • Thursday 12th December 7:00pm until 9:00pm
The Curious Character of Martin Van Butchell by Dr Simon Chaplin, Wellcome Trust

From his extravagant beard to his purple-painted pony, to the mummified body of his dearly beloved wife, that he kept in his living room, nothing was normal about Martin van Butchell.  Join Simon Chaplin, Director of Wellcome Trust Collection, for an exploration of the life and times of one of Georgian London's most eccentric medical man.

Tickets £10 to include glass of wine and mince pie

Booking essential

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