Silver Spring

National Museum of Health and Medicine

2500 Linden Ln, Silver Spring, MD 20910 Get Directions 
Phone: 301-319-3300


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National Museum of Health and Medicine
Photo Credit: Nat'l Museum of Health & Medicine
Established as the Army Medical Museum during the Civil War. The military medical museum is about the past, present and future of American military medicine.
Daily, 10am-5:30pm.



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December 13, 2019
Martin N
Who knew this place was there. Great relics. Good demonstrations. No crowds; free admission. Whats not to like.
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November 20, 2019
This is an interesting aspect of our maritime history and covers such ships from the mid 19th century, used even on the Mississippi and other rivers of North America. The exhibit covers the history...
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October 12, 2019
This is a very small museum and it only takes about an hour to get through. It’s more like a military medical museum, so a lot of it has to do with wars, like skulls with bullet holes and old medical...