The Western Australian Medical Museum is located in Harvey House at King Edward Memorial Hospital on the corner of Barker and Railway roads in the Perth suburb of Subiaco.

If you would like to arrange a group tour, please give us a call on (08) 6458 1506 or send us an e-mail to 

The 2019 Leavesley Lecture:  The Lovegrove  Drs in Western Australia 1868-2018

Presented by Dr Fred Lovegrove on Tuesday 24th September 2019 AgnesWalsh Lounge, King Edward Memorial Hospital, Bagot Road Subiaco. 5.30pm refreshments and 6pm lecture. Entry $20 Booking not required. All proceeds to the WA Medical Museum. Enquiries 6458 1506
Our museum occupies the heritage-listed Harvey House, which became Perth's first maternity hospital in 1916. Our many exhibitions include:
  • An operating theatre
  • Dental workshop and surgery
  • Iron lung and polio display
  • Early hospital artefacts and equipment
  • Aboriginal medicine
  • Hands-on electronic equipment
  • King Edward Memorial Hospital's original X-ray Department
  • Pathology and physiotherapy
  • The Royal Flying Doctor
  • Nursing During Wartime
  • General Practitioner's Surgery
  • Ophthalmology Display
  • Early pharmaceuticals
  • Chloe, our oldest exhibit!