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Dittrick Medical History Center

11000 Euclid Ave, Cleveland, OH 44106-1714
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Great museum!

This is my favorite stop so far in Cleveland. I have been to the Museum of Surgical Science in... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Chicago, Illinois
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This small museum is a bit hidden if you don’t keep your eyes peeled for it. It’s located on the... read more

Reviewed 26 May 2017
Columbus, Ohio
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11000 Euclid Ave, Cleveland, OH 44106-1714
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is my favorite stop so far in Cleveland. I have been to the Museum of Surgical Science in Chicago and this medical museum is much better. Loved the history of contraception exhibit! Very interesting and informative.

Thank Kripen
Reviewed 26 May 2017

This small museum is a bit hidden if you don’t keep your eyes peeled for it. It’s located on the Case Western Reserve University Campus in the Allen Memorial Medical Library building (get google directions to this building to save yourself some time). The museum...More

Thank danielleeu9
Reviewed 10 May 2017 via mobile

This was something out of the ordinary and only for people who love history and learning. There were a lot off different things to see and it was neat to see the progression of medicine.

Thank stewartka416
Reviewed 8 November 2016 via mobile

What a fascinating little place! And it's free! The exhibits covering the history of contraception were fascinating. Who knew women used herbs and lemons? We were there about 1.5 hours and could have spent another hour if we hadn't been overtired from visits to other...More

Thank SluggoW
Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

Impressive collection. I've gone to medical museums in Belgium and Williamsburg and this was better than both. I went to another one that was more comprehensive in hs but this one is pretty great especially since it's off the beaten path. I was a fellow...More

Thank caitlyn m
Reviewed 27 March 2016

I like the historical value of the items on display. It is like no other museum you will ever visit. I learned more that I ever thought I would about medical stuff I never thought about. I went with a grown up friend who was...More

1  Thank Michael M
Reviewed 24 December 2015

Excellent display on contraception throughout the ages. Many medical instruments and artifacts on display. Interesting collection of venereal disease posters from the mid-20th century.

Thank Evelyn G
Reviewed 23 November 2015

small, yet interesting museum, some neat old medical equipment on display. the history of medicine and medical procedures is documented.

Thank jlantern3
Reviewed 25 July 2015

Lots of medical culture in so little space!!! we can see the evolution of the clincal exam and it´s instruments, the evolutions of the thinkg of germs and how it changed the mind and offices of the physicians... If you have any interest in medicine...More

1  Thank Daniobadia
Reviewed 8 July 2015

It's mostly a lot of instruments from the early days of medicine, stories of medical advancements and the people that led them. I think i enjoyed it more than my boyfriend did, im a little more into the medical stuff than he is, okay alot...More

2  Thank redwolfgirl9
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Laura S
5 July 2017|
Response from danielleeu9 | Reviewed this property |
It's free, but they do take donations if you feel you want to give.