The Royal Physicians: Medicine & The Monarchy


Meander around aristocratic Marylebone’s ‘Medical Mile’ and finish up by taking the air in ever so Royal Regent’s Park.

Hear tales of Britain’s rulers and how they had their fingers on the pulse of London’s developing healthcare sector.

See the places where the mighty sought treatment and you might even find out whether they were actually mentally or physically well enough to hold the reigns of power at all!

For dates visit Our Calendar page hereTo arrange a private group tour any time contact us by email at 

The walk commences at The Royal College of Physicians  and lasts around 2½ hours including a highlights tour of the Royal College, its museum and collections*. 

The tour costs £12 per person click here to book online  BOOKONLINELOGO_large

A small number of tickets are available on a turn up and pay basis on the day. These places are limited and payment should be made to the guide in cash. 


“The Royal Physicians” is also available as a private tour at any time by prior arrangement, subject to a minimum charge.

For further details or to make a group booking for a private tour please contact us at 

* On occasion access to the Royal College of Physicians may be limited due to events or works being carried out.

Click here for a map and directions to the Royal College of Physicians.