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 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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Rated 5 by harryatkck

June 01, 2022


Fascinating display of health & medicine

This small museum has exhibits relating to heath & medicine. There are many unusual items here. There is also quite a bit of Civil War Medicine & WW I medicine concerning poisonous gas injuries...

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Rated 4 by CTJ667075

May 07, 2022


Excellent display of items related to health and medicine.

We hadn't visited this museum since it moved off of the Walter Reed campus. The building is smaller, but the exhibits are well done and very interesting, including Dan Sickles' leg bones and the...

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