27 October 1962 - 27 October 2012
2012 is the 50th Anniverary of the foundation of Old Operating Theatre Museum and Herb Garret, in Southwark, London.
To commemorate the occassion, thegarret web site is publishing a set of resources telling the story of the discovery and restoration of the Operating Theatre, and is beginning a project to create an archive of the Museum.
Start your journey through the history of the Museum here:
1957-1962 - the Restoration of the Operating Theatre
27th October 1962 - The Official Opening of the Operating Theatre of Old St Thomas's Hospital
1989 - 2012 - The Old Operating Theatre, Museum and Herb Garret
27th October 2012 - the 50th Anniversary of the The Old Operating Theatre, Museum and Herb Garret