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Museums in the Penistone and East Peaks areas

Thackray Medical Museum

Thackray Medical Museum
Thackray Medical Museum 2
Thackray Medical Museum 3


141 Beckett Street,
West Yorkshir,
e LS9 7LN


Tel: 0113 244 4343



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(The postcode for the centre of
Penistone is S36 6AR.)

Distance from Penistone: 27 miles / 40 mins


The Thackray Museum helps us all to explore how and why health and medicine have changed in the past, so we can make informed choices in the future.

Our extensive object and library collections, library and archive are a unique and valuable record of the history of medicine and the medical supply trade. All our collections and research facilities are available for everyone to use.

Learning remains at the heart of the museum experience and our displays are designed to be accessible to visitors of all ages and abilities. We aim to make learning enjoyable and fun for everyone.

Useful information and photos about the collections and exhibitions can be found here:

(Text and photos taken from the museum's website.)


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