- What we do
- Medical careers & training
- CPD, education & revalidation
- My RCP
The Royal College of Physicians is the oldest medical college in England. Since our foundation by royal charter of Henry VIII in 1518, the RCP has built up magnificent collections of books, manuscripts, portraits, silver, and medical artefacts.
A visit to the RCP museum and garden – watch the film
Visit The Mirror of Health - ‘Definitely a must see’
(One Stop Arts review, June 2013)
Visit us Monday–Friday, 9am–5pm (excluding public holidays). Entry is free. Group tours can be booked to explore our museum, garden and architecture.
Visiting and tours
Visit us or book a tour to explore our museum, medicinal garden and architecture. We are open Monday–Friday, 9am–5pm excluding public holidays. Entry is free.Visiting and tours
We have had a medicinal garden since 1965. It was extensively replanted in 2005–6. We currently have over 1,300 plants from the history of medicine.Garden