The Hospital in the Oatfield - The Art of Nursing in the First World War
New Exhibition to Honour Nurses in the First World War
13th March – 26th October 2014
The Florence Nightingale Museum will mark the centenary of the First World War with a special exhibition honouring the inspirational work of nurses in war-torn France.
The exhibition centres on a series of remarkable paintings by Victor Tardieu of the field hospital run by the Society beauty, Millicent, Duchess of Sutherland. The exhibition explores the crucial role played by women in the battlefields of France and Belgium and shows the incredible innovation displayed by nurses under challenging and dangerous conditions.
Entry to this exhibition is included in the ticket price for the Florence Nightingale Museum.
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