The Medical Museum, a Department of the National Medical Library, welcomes You every Thursday between 2 PM and 4 PM.
For visiting at other times, please make an appointment by calling us at 296 335 964 or writing to us.
Object of the Month: November 2019
National Medical Library presents the project of processing and cataloging visual arts collections in the NML Medical Museum at the 18th Conference on Archives, Libraries and Museums in the Digital World, Prague, November 28-29, 2018
Objects from our collections appear at the exhibition One Hundred Years in White Coat (Sto let v bílém plášti) organized by the Liberec Region and the North Bohemian Museum in Liberec in the hall of the Regional Authority in Liberec. If you happen to be in Liberec, you can visit the exhibition until the end of November.
The exhibition Man-Made Man (Člověk v náhradách), which we have prepared together with the National Technical Museum and the Charles University, has been awarded 3rd Prize in the Museum of the Year category of the National Museum Competition Gloria Musealis 2018.
Further objects from our collections – including a jet injector used in the smallpox eradication campaign in Somalia in the 1970s – are exhibited at the Czechoslovakia in 100 objects. History of University and Republic 1918-2018 exhibition in the Prague Carolinum.
The museum collections, including old prints, are available for on-site study as well. The museum lends objects primarily for exhibition purposes. For loans, photographs, visits and consultation, please contact:
Medical Museum, National Medical Library
121 32 Prague 2, Sokolska 54 (courtyard building)
Head: Simon Krysl
Tel: 00420 296 335 964
The book catalogue of the Medical Museum can be accessed through the MEDVIK portal.