January 9 - 13: From Harrisburg to the Mütter Museum, teens are raising awareness of mental, sexual, and physical health concerns.On Monday, January 9 2017, The College of Physicians of Philadelphia will be taking a convoy of young Pennsylvanians to the State Capitol in Harrisburg to celebrate the start of Pennsylvania Teen Health Week 2017.
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We’ll be saying goodbye to two of our beloved exhibitions this week. Stop by to see David Orr’s Perfect Vessels and Vesalius On The Verge: The Book and The Body one last time… and read on to find out what will be replacing them!
Opening Reception: January 12, 2017 6pm
There will be no elevator access to the Mütter Museum for all of January and February 2017.
We will be installing a new elevator from January 1st, 2017. Our new elevator will drastically improve access to our collections and events and visitors will be able to enjoy regular access as of early March, 2017.
Additionally, our Vesalius exhibit will be closed from January 13th, 2017 to prepare for a new exhibit opening early March, 2017.
Today is #GivingTuesday: Can you give us a hand? The Mütter Museum and Mütter Institute exist to teach people about medical history, and to use modern technology to examine our collections and learn more about rare diseases.
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.