International Museum of Surgical Science

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The International Museum of Surgical Science in Chicago is the only one of its kind in North America

The exhibits you'll find here are raw, to say the least. It's the only museum of its kind in North America, which makes the International Museum of Surgical Science a must-see if you're in Chicago. Galleries here depict the history of surgery uniting the realms of art and science. The museum is made up of four floors, each displaying artifacts, artwork and sculptures.

Temporary exhibits have included "Wound Healing: Ancient Wisdom, Modern Technologies," "Anatomical Illustration" and "19th Century Apothecary and Dentist’s Office," to name a few.

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Address

1524 N. Lake Shore Dr. Chicago IL 60610 U.S.

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312-642-6502 Attraction’s Website

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