July 25, 2019

Body Modifications & Libations

This event is SOLD OUT.
No walk-up ticket sales at the door.

Join us for a sip and a session at a member's exclusive Mütter Lesson!

For thousands of years, humans have been altering their bodies. This lesson explores body modifications from around the world, from foot binding to body piercing, corsets to neck coils. Get ready to examine museum objects not normally on display and learn about the health implications of common body modifications.

6:00-7:00pm – Food, drinks, and lesson.
7:00-8:00pm – Private access to the Mütter Museum.

One lovely libation and burgers from Shake Shack are included with your event ticket.
Additional drink tickets for the beer/wine bar will be available to purchase for $5.

All Mütter Members can purchase up to 3 tickets!

Intrigued? Become a Mütter Member at or email Erin at Must be 21+ to drink alcohol. All ages are welcome to attend this event. Anyone under 16 must be accompanied by an adult.

Thank you to our generous sponsors!
Love City Brewing
Shake Shack


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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  • Philadelphia, PA 19103
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