Themed guided tour: Medicine in Uppsala – from magic to science and the hand of God in between
- Location: Gustavianum
- Contact person: Cecilia Ödman
During May Gustavianum’s student guides offer visitors open guided tours with a new theme each Saturday and Sunday. Come and hear exciting tales from the University’s history, see unique objects and learn more about the traditions of today’s students.
Medicine in Uppsala – from magic to science and the hand of God in between (in english)
In 1613 the first professorship in medicine was established at what was then Europe’s most northerly university. Come, if you are not distempered, and discover how the ailments of the body were viewed. Learn about the spectacle in the Anatomical Theatre, and about the people who earned Uppsala University a place in medical history.
Themed guided tour with student guide Veronica Gyllenram, who is studying for a Masters degree in Biology at Uppsala University.