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A Valentine’s Special Morbid Curiosities: Surgical History Tour

February 14, 2023 @ 5:30 pm - 8:30 pm

A Valentine’s Special Morbid Curiosities: Surgical History Tour

Morbid Curiosities! Surgical History Tour

From ancient human skulls to bone-saws and bloodletting knives, the International Museum of Surgical Science has one of the most celebrated collections of its kind in the world. On this special after-hours tour, Museum staff will shine a light on some of the darkest tools in the history of medicine! This tour is complemented by highlights from the Museum’s chilling surgical art collection.

A complimentary reception follows the tour and lite fare will be served.

All guests must arrive at least 10 minutes prior to the start of the tour for check-in. Doors open at 5:30pm. Tour leaves at 6:00PM and will last approximately 1 hour. Museum galleries open until 8:30pm.

These are hour-long walking tours and guests will be asked to summit 4 flights of stairs. For accessible tour accommodations, please see FAQs below.


Are there ID or minimum age requirements to enter the event?

This tour is for all ages.

What are my transportation/parking options for getting to and from the event?

There is no parking onsite. Parking and direction information can be found here: https://imss.org/plan-your-visit/

How can I contact the organizer with any questions?

Contact us with any questions at 312-642-6502 or at info@imss.org.

Is the Museum and event accessible?

The Museum is accessible by ramp entrances and elevator that goes to all four floors. If you or anyone in your party requires special accommodations, such as the elevator or wheel-chair ramp access, please call or email ahead.


International Museum of Surgical Science
1524 N Lake Shore Dr
Chicago, IL 60610 United States


International Museum of Surgical Science
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