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National Museum of Civil War Medicine
48 E. Patrick St.
Frederick, MD 21701
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Dedicated to telling the medical story of the Civil War - a story of care and healing, courage and devotion amidst death and destruction, while laying the foundation for modern medical care.

The Museum is open

Thursday - Saturday 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Sunday 11:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Monday - Wednesday By Appointment

For appointments, visitors will need to reserve a time at least 24 hours in advance. To reserve your tour time visit We will take reservations on a first come first served basis. The last tours of the museum are 1 hour before closing.

Explore the Exhibits: Follow in the footsteps of soldiers and surgeons to discover the harsh conditions, personal sacrifices, and brilliant innovations of Civil War medicine, innovations that continue to save lives today.

Last admittance to the galleries at 4:15 pm
The Museum is closed on New Year’s Day, Easter, Thanksgiving, Christmas Eve, Christmas Day, and at 2 pm on New Year’s Eve.

Admission Prices:

  • Admission Adults ……………… $9.50
  • Seniors (60+) ……………… $8.50
  • Students ………………………. $7.00
  • Military (with ID) ………… $8.50
  • Members and Children (9 and under) ……Free

Dig Deeper: Enhance your knowledge of Civil War medicine with a trip to the Bettie Delaplaine Research Center.

Special prices and experiences are available for groups of 10 or more.

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Meeting Facilities
Facility Info
  • Description Want a space to eat lunch or do your own activity? Rent our conference room.
  • Largest Room 90
  • Number of Rooms 1
One Vast Hospital Walking Tour
National Museum of Civil War Medicine
Recurring weekly on Saturday, Sunday until October 30, 2022
Civil War
Entry Fee Applies