1524 N. Lake Shore Dr.

(Area) – Gold Coast

(312) 642-6502

Since 1954, the International Museum of Surgical Science has provided education on the history and progress of surgery and related medical sciences. The Museum depicts contributions from around the world to the history, development and advances of surgery and related subjects in health and medicine. Housed in a historic mansion designed by noted Chicago architect Howard Van Doren Shaw, the Museum building is a City of Chicago Landmark and is listed in the National Register and Illinois Register of Historic Places. 

int'l museum of surgical science