Saturday 26th May – Meet Miss Nightingale

Come and meet Miss Nightingale and discover her story and how she became known as the ‘Lady with the Lamp’. Free with admission.

Tuesday 29th May – Clean Hands

Florence Nightingale worked hard to improve standards in hospitals, including cleanliness. Find out about the importance of hand washing and see how clean your hands are. Free with admission.

Wednesday 30th & 31st May – Crimean Solider

Meet a Crimean soldier who met Florence Nightingale and Mary Seacole and find out what it was like to be a soldier during the Crimean War. Explore our new object handling trolley launching this half term. Free with admission.


Friday 1st June – Nurses Hat

Explore our exhibition on Nightingale Training School and complete our special family trail. Make your own Nightingale Training School Nurses’ Cap. Free with admission.

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May half term 
 February 26 May - 1 June  

Free with museum admission

Booking Details

No booking required

Florence Nightingale Museum
2 Lambeth Palace Road


Meet Miss Nightingale

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