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Dementia in the Asylum

Discussion

Ticketed

This event includes British Sign Language provision.

Thursday 1 February 2018

14:00-16:00

What was life like for people living with a dementia in a 19th-century asylum? Join Created out of Mind to hear about the lives of asylum residents through medical accounts and to consider what this means for contemporary understanding and treatment of dementia.

This event is FREE. Tickets will become available below from 11.00 on Friday 5 January.

This is a British Sign Language-interpreted event. To book a place with a view of the interpreter or for more information, please email us at access@wellcomecollection.org or call 020 7611 2222.

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