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Florence Nightingale Museum

2 Lambeth Palace Road | St. Thomas' Hospital, London SE1 7EP, England
+44 20 7620 0374
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Site where the "Lady of the Lamp" founded her School of Nursing in 1860.
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2 Lambeth Palace Road | St. Thomas' Hospital, London SE1 7EP, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Recommended by a girl from my Work as she is a Nurse and I am too. I was fascinated to hear about a museum on Florence Nightingale and I had to check it out. I spent 2 hrs reading, seeing and listening to History. I...More

Thank Chelsea M
Reviewed 1 week ago

The museum is small - 3 different areas within one room, well laid out with a variety of interesting and different types of displays suitable for all ages/abilities. We found it most interesting, and I particularly enjoyed it as my grandmother, aunt and I all...More

Thank tigerlily954
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This museum does an outstanding job of explaining the life and legacy of Florence Nightingale - not just her own remarkable commitment to nursing at a time when that profession was held in low esteem, but also the way her organizational and leadership skills shaped...More

Thank HilaireH116
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A true story about the woman who influenced health care and changed hospitals. A story pitted throughout the museum. It is broken into three sections. Kathy of course was interested but I found it incredible how one woman was able to change so many things...More

Thank Summersnuggles
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I enjoyed learning about Florence Nightingale's life and the Crimean war, and her pioneering efforts to raise the standard of care for the wounded soldiers left behind by the armies. I can see why my grandmother, from a humbler walk of life, but idealistic and...More

Thank MaplePine
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Great for nurses to learn about Flo. I spent about an hour in the museum and learned more about how modern nursing was started.

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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

I have now been twice to this museum. I have enjoyed it both times. I thought it was very interesting and I learned about Florence Nightingale and nursing. I liked that It was small and not filled with school groups.

Thank JennaW703
Reviewed 14 October 2017

As a nurse this was a place I had to see. The museum is small, but it packs in a lot of history and information on Florence Nightingale and nursing. Very informative and worth the visit.

Thank conpedsrn
Reviewed 6 October 2017

I'm in the museum field and appreciated all that they packed into this space. A nice comprehensive story about Florence Nightingale and nursing in general. Unfortunately, the museum is located in a drab location on the grounds of a hospital, but I found it without...More

Thank ccdid10
Reviewed 25 September 2017

A valuable insight into a powerfully dedicated woman. The layout was fine, the exhibits were interesting, and the staff engaging - very positive.

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Donald M
1 October 2016|
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Response from Wendy M | Reviewed this property |
I went by myself and spent just over 1.5 hours, itcdependsvon how much you read and what your interests are. The time you said is more than enough. Enjoy!
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sugun19
22 September 2016|
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Response from LTourish | Reviewed this property |
You should not have trouble with getting the ticket at the door. It's a small museum and advanced purchase is not necessary. Please take the time you will enjoy learning all about Florence Nightingale!! It's a small... More
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