National Museum of Health and Medicine

National Museum of Health and Medicine The National Museum of Health and Medicine is a museum in Silver Spring, Maryland, near Washington, D.C. The museum was founded by U.S. Army Surgeon General William A.

Hammond as the Army Medical Museum in 1862; it became the NMHM in 1989 and relocated to its present site at the Army's Forest Glen Annex in 2011. An element of the Defense Health Agency, the NMHM is a member of the National Health Sciences Consortium.History19th centuryThe AMM was established during the American Civil War as a center for the collection of specimens for research in military medicin

Hammond as the Army Medical Museum in 1862; it became the NMHM in 1989 and relocated to its present site at the Army's Forest Glen Annex in 2011. An element of the Defense Health Agency, the NMHM is a member of the National Health Sciences Consortium.History19th centuryThe AMM was established during the American Civil War as a center for the collection of specimens for research in military medicin

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Washington D.C., DC

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Wednesday 10am - 5:30pm
Thursday 10am - 5:30pm
Friday 10am - 5:30pm
Saturday 10am - 5:30pm
Sunday 10am - 5:30pm

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+1 301-319-3300

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