After Life: A History of Death Exhibition Launch

When & Where

Thursday, 26 October 2023 - 6:00pm to 8:30pm
Royal College of Physicians of Edinburgh, 11 Queen Street, Edinburgh, EH2 1JQ

Event Details

This event celebrates the launch of our exhibition 'After Life: A History of Death'.

The event will begin in our foyer with a wine reception. You will then have the opportunity to hear two speakers, Dr Dan O'Brien and Prof. Seamus O'Mahony. Dan will discuss the history of funerals while Seamus will explore 21st century death practices and the medicalisation of death. The wine reception will then continue with tours of our new exhibition.


Daisy Cunynghame



Event Location

Royal College of Physicians of Edinburgh
11 Queen Street


Please note that you should check with the event organiser to confirm details of times and location - Scottish Local History Forum is not responsible for the events hosted by Member Societies.