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Dr. Henry

Henry VIII was known to self-medicate. The king had a book of prescriptions for treating his own ailments, and even concocted some of his own remedies.

Daily Events for Thursday, Apr 11th, 2013

  • 03/02 9:00 am - 04/14 9:00 amBehind Enemy Lines

    Behind Enemy Lines: Evasion and Escape Aids of World War II

    March 2 – April 14, 2013

    Lost in enemy territory, your best chance of survival fit in your pocket.

    Soldiers forced down in enemy territory during World War II carried a secret weapon unlike anything seen before—evasion and escape aids. See the top-secret gadgets, maps and survival kits that kept soldiers alive behind enemy lines.

    This exhibition was guest curated by R. E. Baldwin, author of “Last Hope: The Blood Chit Story.”


  • 12:45 pm - 1:00 pmSarah Winchester: A Reluctant Heiress
    The story of the eccentric heiress to the Winchester arms fortune and the owner of one of the most mysterious homes ever built.

    Location
    1st Floor Theater