William Hunter: Man, Medic and Collector

William Hunter's medical instrumentsThis permanent exhibition tells the story of Dr William Hunter, the Scottish obstetrician, teacher, collector and founder of the Hunterian Museum.

The display explores Hunter’s personal and professional life and highlights both his passion for collecting and his hugely successful career as a royal physician, outstanding teacher of anatomy and surgery and pioneering scientific researcher.



'William Hunter: Man, Medic and Collector' is located in the Hunterian Museum.