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Bearing Different Risks: Choices in Childbirth through History
15 Jun 2018 - 15 Sep 2018
How have ideas about childbirth changed over time? What makes birth risky? Who decides what is risky anyway?
Visit the Leeds debut of this UK-wide mobile display exploring the past’s view on birth (and the risks we face today).
Discover histories of quintuplets, dangers at home and in hospital and a mysterious family of physicians who changed childbirth forever.
Co-curated with historians from the University of Leeds.
Display included in museum entry ticket.
Please check times with event organiser for any last minute changes.
Exhibition located on ground floor. All galleries fully accessible.
- Wheelchair access
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