Moonstruck Exhibition Late

When & Where

Royal College of Physicians of Edinburgh
Saturday, 17 August 2019 - 3:00pm to 8:00pm
Royal College of Physicians of Edinburgh, 11 Queen Street, Edinburgh, EH2 1JQ

Event Details

Discover our latest temporary exhibition, featuring everything from straitjackets and ECT machines to patient art, all housed in our historic Queen Street building.

On Saturday 17 August, visit the new exhibition ‘Moonstruck: 500 years of mental health’. Take up the one-off opportunity to view additional unique historic items which were not included in the exhibition. Join a free curator-led guided tour. Meet some therapy pets and take part in our interactive displays.


3pm – 7pm Meet the therapy dogs

3pm – 8pm Mental health short films

3pm – 8pm Display of unique items not in the exhibition

3pm – 8pm Cyrenian’s drop in workshop ‘Get to Know Your Own Emotional Homunculus’

3pm – 8pm Hands-on creative activities

6pm – 6.30pm Curator-led tour




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.