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Morbid Curiosities: Surgical History Tour – ChiSciFest2019

May 21 @ 5:30 pm - 8:30 pm

Free – $25

*Warning: Not for the Faint of Heart*

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.

At checkout, select one of two tour times. All guests must arrive at least 10 minutes prior to the start of the tour for check-in. Doors open at 5:30pm. 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.


International Museum of Surgical Science


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