National Museum of Health and Medicine

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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.


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2500 Linden Ln
Silver Spring, MD
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  • Educational Resources Available
  • Free Parking
  • Group Tour Rates Offered
  • Group-Friendly
  • Guided Tours/Guide Available
  • Student Group-Friendly
Rated 5 by NatandSoph

February 12, 2023


Hidden gem

Hidden gem. We were looking to do something close by. If you have a teen interested in science or medicine or even history, this had a mix of both. Hard to believe the bone fragments from two...

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Rated 5 by FFXpumpkin04

October 15, 2022


If you're in the area, I recommend stopping by.

It's a small museum, but very informative with lots of actual displays,not just replicas. Staff were professional, and knowledgeable.

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Rated 4 by PolyglotVal

June 12, 2022


Pickled People Parts

This museum, located in Silver Spring (translation: hard to get to by public transit, although one can walk 1 mile from the Forest Glen Metro station), contains an interesting array of medical...

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