Celebrating 1 Year of History Indoors!
This week marks the celebration of the 1st Birthday of History Indoors. It seems only yesterday that Michael kicked...Continue reading
Quakers and Moral Treatment
William Tuke (1732 – 1822) was one of the pioneers of mental health treatment in the UK in the...Continue reading
Should local artefacts be preserved in local museums?
Ah, the museum. To some, an afternoon in one is worse than watching paint dry. For many a history...Continue reading
From Castle on the Hill, to Asylum in the ‘hood
Originally, Psychiatric Asylums were built in quiet, rural locations, set within acres of grounds. This was so as to...Continue reading