History of health, medicine and naval history
The Birthplace of Penicillin
Alexander Fleming Laboratory Museum, St Mary’s Hospital, Praed Street, London, W2 1Ny, UK
Open: Mon-Thurs 10 am- 1 pm. Closed Public Holidays and 24 December – 2 January.
Open for group visits by appointment at other times.
The Museum opened in 1993 and features a restoration of Fleming’s laboratory as it was in 1928 when he discovered penicillin in that very room and kick started the antibiotic revolution. A film and exhibition complete the visit.
Kevin Brown set the Museum up and has been its Curator since its opening.