We are OPEN! We'll be open 10 a.m.-5:30 p.m. Wednesday to Sunday, and closed Monday and
Tuesday. Please be aware of our COVID visitor guidelines as you plan your visit; masks are
not required, however, if you feel more comfortable wearing a mask, please feel free to do so.
Our individual and business email addresses will change from to at the
end of December; update our contact information to

For more than 150 years, the National Museum of Health and Medicine has collected and shared information about the history of medicine and American military medicine. We invite you to learn more as you plan a visit or explore our public programs.

We are committed to making every visit a unique and comfortable experience. For accessibility information, click here. Interested in visiting with a group? Make sure to check out our tour offerings.