Museums and Exhibitions at Sydney Medical School

Sydney Medical School supports a diverse range of museums and exhibitions including excellent anatomy museums (access restricted to educational purposes), regular exhibitions of microscopy and other medical science imagery, as well as histories of medical professions, prominent figures and the medical school itself


Current exhibitions


Online museum & archive


 Plague: Rats in the Realm

Anderson Stuart Building, Eastern Avenue



Anatomy museums

Pathology museum


Wilson museum of Human Anatomy

this comprehensive prosection collection is also viewable online (current students only)


The Interactive Centre for Human Diseases

houses biological specimens, laboratory instruments and equipment of historical interest.


Shellshear museum of Physical Anthropology & Comparative Anatomy

specialising in collections of human, other primate and mammalian skeletons, the Shellshear is open to the public

Affiliated museums and exhibitions