Bethlem Arts – Bethlem Royal Hospital
The oldest psychiatric hospital in Europe, Bethlem’s role of arts in a therapeutic setting has a long and rich history.
Bethlem provides a range of creative facilities, materials and trained arts staff who run the weekly workshops. The art sessions are open to the hospital patients, some of whom are established artists.
The Bethlem Gallery is a unique exhibition space in the grounds of the hospital which acts as a platform for showcasing the work in a high-quality and professional context.