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Mutter Museum

Category: Monuments + Museums

19 S. 22nd St., Philadelphia, PA 19107


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Mutter Museum - Reviews from across the web

A very cool experience - user review
This was listed on Travel Channels top 10 wierdest places to visit. While staying in Baltimore, my boyfriend and I took the 2 hour drive up to philadelphia and visited the...

I went to Phila JUST to see the Mutter! FASCINATING PLACE! LOVED IT! - user review
I knew someone who grew up in a Phila suburb who raved about the Mutter, and made several visits there. So when I went to the country, we took a day trip to Phila, just to see that museum....

Blown away - user review
Went with some friends from high school. It was absolutely fascinating, and I'm sure there is little else like it in the world. The only downside was that after the hour we spent the...

One of the Best Attractions in Philly - user review
If you are going to see Two things in Philly, i would recommend the Mutter Museum and the Zoo.I went with my girlfriend on friday aug 4 and it was the first thing we went to. We got th...

Unique museum with educational oddities - user review
This is a must-do while in Philly. The museum is in a beautiful building and is relatively small in size. Depending on how much you want to read, and how crowded it is, you can expect ...

unique museum experience! - user review
The Mutter Museum basically comprises three rooms, but it holds some of the more unusual items you may ever see. Its been about a year since I was there, and I still think...

A must for any in medicine - user review
As a 30+ year medical professional, this place is the most unique Ive ever experienced. Ive been back a second time because there is so much to absorb. Absolutely incred...

Best Unknown Spot in Philadelphia - user review
The Mutter Museum, which houses the collection of the College of Physicians, si the best unknown spot for tourists in Philadelphia. Established to help educate medical stud...

Awesome! - user review
I travelled to Philly in November with a group of other honor students from my college in SC. Before the trip, the professors chapheroning took a poll of where everyone wanted to go, an...

Wow - user review
I am a native of philadelphia, and I recently visited the Mutter Museum. The whole thing is not that huge, but very facinating and definitely worth the time. I would not advise people to ta...

Waste of Money - user review
I thought this place would be really cool and interesting. I was wrong. Its a small exhibit and the majority of the stuff was not the real thing but a wax replica. I fo...

Can I get a refund! - user review
Do not get any high expectations going to the museum. The website and the reviews did there job to get me to go but in the end after visiting the museum I felt it was over priced...

Interesting in a macabre sort of way - user review
As the other reviewers mentioned if you are easily grossed out or have a weak stomach, then this is not the place for you. If you can handle it, then you will find yourself fascinate...

Absolutely Fascinating - user review
This is hands down my favorite museum of all time. It's all the things that could happen to the human body that you want to stare at, but couldn't because it would be inappropriate or...

Facinating Freak Show (Guilt Free due to it's medical emphasis) - user review
The Mütter Museum is a museum of medical oddities, antique medical equipment as well as a large collection of biological specimens located in the College of Physicians of Philadelphia...

A unique and enlightening experience - user review
I loved the Mutter Museum. At first, its awkwardness and disturbances can throw you off guard (and its not for the faint of heart!) but for those that can tolerate it, it is extre...

Mutter Museum - user review
The Mutter Museum has a unique collection of bones, tumors, organs, and medical instruments. The Travel Channel voted this one of the MUST things to do before you die. If you are squeamish, I would not recommend this place. The day I visited the museum, a group of high school students was taking a t...

Creepy stuff - user review
While there are only a few rooms, the place is crammed full of the interesting, weird, and just downright creepy medical curiosities. It is not for casual browsing. But if you li...

Interesting - user review
This place was interesting. You have to have a strong stomach for some of the things you will see. I am a premed student, so it was somewhat relevant, but if you are not intere...

Gross but memorable - user review
The kids had off from school. We piled into the car and headed to the Mutter museum 20 miles away. There were 4 boys, ages 10, 11, 12, 13 and an 11 year old girl. There were plenty of...

Mutter Museum, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
The Mütter Museum at the College of Physicians of Philadelphia promises -- and delivers -- an afternoon of esoteric and incredible sights. The sophisticated, high-ceilinged gallery that houses this collection of medical monstrosities helps us rationalize our interest in it. Designed for perusal...

Mutter Museum - Philadelphia, PA, 19103-3097 - Citysearch
Part freak show, part scientific historical vault, the Mutter Museum is one of Philadelphia's truly original--and truly bizarre--treasures. Housed in the College of Physicians of Philadelphia, it was established in 1849 to preserve scientific material for research. The collection has since grown to ...

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Filming and photography are not permitted inside the Mütter Museum. Exceptions are granted to scholars, filmmakers, and other professionals on a case-by-case basis. Please email: museum@collphyphil.org or call 215-563-3737 x2...

:: CCP- Mutter Museum ::
In 1858, Thomas Dent Mütter, retired Professor of Surgery at Jefferson Medical College , presented his personal collection of unique anatomic and pathological materials to The College of Physicians of Philadelphia . Our collection now boasts over 20,000 unforgettable objects. These include fluid-pre...

:: CCP- Mutter Museum ::
The College is wheelchair accessible at the rear entrance of our building, on Van Pelt Street (which runs directly behind the College, parallel to 21st and 22nd Streets). At the glass door marked 'College of Physicians of Philadelphia, there is an intercom speaker and talk button located on the door...

:: CCP- Mutter Museum ::
The College maintains an exemplary portrait collection containing works by Thomas Eakins, William Merrit Chase, Charles Willson Peale, John Singer Sargent, and many more. The portraits at the College show its conscious decision to make the past a continuing part of the present great tradition of med...

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