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.
Free Parking



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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...
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July 22, 2019
We didn’t know about this place and are glad we stopped! It’s a small museum- but it’s free! No crowds to contend with and we were able to take our time and look at the exhibits. We found it quite...
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July 3, 2019
This is a must do! It is a little bit of a drive but 100% worth it!! The staff is knowledgeable and very nice. It wasn’t crowded. The stuff in this museum was absolutely amazing. I took my six kids...