International Museum of Surgical Science

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The International Museum of Surgical Science, a division of the International College of Surgeons (ICS), maintains over 10,000 square feet of public galleries committed to the history of surgery, and an exquisite permanent collection of art and artifacts from the history of Medicine. The Museum supports its Mission through medically themed exhibitions and programs, in addition to a strong contemporary art exhibition program.

Visit us in person!

International Museum of Surgical Science

1524 N Lake Shore Drive, Chicago IL 60610


Monday - Friday

9:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Saturday - Sunday

10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.