National Museum of Civil War Medicine

48 E. Patrick St.
Frederick, MD 21705- Map It
Phone: (301) 695-1864

AAA Editor Notes

National Museum of Civil War Medicine, just e. of SR 355/Market St. at 48 E. Patrick St., portrays how coping with sickness and death during the Civil War ushered in a new era of medical treatment. Exhibits vividly illustrate different aspects of Civil War medicine and include such re-creations as a field dressing station and field and pavilion hospitals. Other exhibits highlight nursing and modern military medicine. Special events and educational programs also are available.
$9.50; $8.50 (ages 60+ and military with ID); $7 (ages 10-16).
Hours: Mon.-Sat. 10-5, Sun. 11-5. Closed Jan. 1, Easter, Thanksgiving, Christmas Eve and Christmas. Allow 1 hour minimum.