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