Imaging Services

The Mütter Museum appreciates your interest in our collections.

Press Requests for Images

Professional journalists and news media organizations may access images on our press page to accompany media coverage of College exhibitions, collections, and events. Contact our Communications Department for image access at press@collegeofphysicians.org or call the press line at 215.567.6429 (leave a message with your email address).

Non-media requests (for example, academic)

Non-media requests for photography and imaging are subject to the conditions below. 

  • Due to the sensitive nature of some of the Museum’s biological and historical collections, strict photographic and usage requirements apply.
  • All requests will take a minimum of two weeks to process.
  • Depending on the request, research and production fees may apply.
  • Permission to photograph within the College may be denied.
  • The College can provide many images of the building, interior, and collections free of charge and with permission to reproduce for purposes consistent with the College mission provided that the images are used with proper credit.

Details and request forms are below. If these details do not answer your questions, send your inquiry to imaging@collegeofphysicians.org. You will receive an answer within five working days.

Request to Photograph Form (pdf)

Requests to use images are available through The College of Physicians of Philadelphia Rights and Reproductions department.

The Mütter Museum helps the public appreciate the mysteries and beauty of the human body while understanding the history of diagnosis and treatment of disease.

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