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National Museum of Dentistry

31 S Greene St, Baltimore, MD 21201
+1 410-706-0600
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Not Bad - but still a museum about Dentistry

We went - it's high tech - it's fun - but disturbing at the same time. All I kept thinking is that... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Jackalcall
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Laurel, Maryland
more interesting than you can imagine

Going to the dentist is not fun right, well this museum makes the most of the time honored torture... read more

Reviewed February 17, 2017
Christopher F
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McMurdo Station Antarctica
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Located at the northeast corner of West Lombard and South Greene Street, the National Museum of Dentistry, a Smithsonian affiliate, is conveniently located to the Inner Harbor and downtown Baltimore. From ancient cultures to the modern dental office, unearth the progression of people and their teeth while experiencing innovative, interactive exhibits and programs that teach the importance of oral health in a healthy life.
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Feb 17, 2017
“more interesting than you can imagine”
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“Not Bad - but still a museum about Dentistry”
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31 S Greene St, Baltimore, MD 21201
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Reviewed yesterday

We went - it's high tech - it's fun - but disturbing at the same time. All I kept thinking is that these dentists have some money. As the museum was a costly endeavor and well put together, but in the end it is still...More

Thank Jackalcall
Reviewed February 17, 2017

Going to the dentist is not fun right, well this museum makes the most of the time honored torture. Highlights are George Washington's Dentures that are much to many school teachers chagrin not of wood. has some hands on activities for youngsters and lots of...More

Thank Christopher F
Reviewed June 19, 2015

This place sits on UM campus. Visit by appt only!! So you must call before you arrive to schedule appt. No front desk other than the security guard and they will call the dentist down and he tells you where to go, after that you...More

1  Thank edpeck
Patrick C, Research Associate at National Museum of Dentistry, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

The National Museum of Dentistry is no longer open by appointment only. We are now open to the public Monday through Friday, 9am to 4pm, excluding major holidays.

Reviewed May 12, 2015

As a dentist, I thought i had to check this museum out. I was not amazed though, It was a quick tour that didn't really amaze me

Thank moeafifi
Reviewed December 12, 2014

Great place to take a school group. We were the only ones in the museum- you take a self guided tour (by appt only). There were a lot of interesting things to see. It's def. more for the 6-7 year and up crowd. There is...More

1  Thank Travelling123441353
Reviewed March 2, 2014 via mobile

We took a tour and our home school group was captivated! Our kids were on the younger side. You will get more out of it older elementary edge and up.

Thank Miyelani
Reviewed August 25, 2013

The museum is by appointment only, so we called in advance to set up a time. Nice, self-guided tour through the museum. Lots of interactive exhibits to make it kid friendly. A nice stop if you're looking for a low key activity.

1  Thank Jenny S
Patrick C, Research Associate at National Museum of Dentistry, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

The National Museum of Dentistry is no longer open by appointment only. We are now open to the public Monday through Friday, 9am to 4pm, excluding major holidays.

Reviewed January 12, 2013

We called the museum before we went just to be on the safe side. The recording gave the address and the hours of operation, but made no mention of the fact that they are ONLY open by appointment!!! I find this completely infuriating and ridiculous....More

7  Thank Lynn R
Patrick C, Research Associate at National Museum of Dentistry, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

The National Museum of Dentistry is no longer open by appointment only. We are now open to the public Monday through Friday, 9am to 4pm, excluding major holidays.

Reviewed August 13, 2012

Son had seen this museum on TV, talking about George Washington's false teeth, so wanted to check it out. The displays were interesting, had several hands on stations for kids, and video displays of funny shows and commercials. Only took us about an hour and...More

Thank MGW_11
Reviewed April 27, 2012

The museum is small but it has an interesting collection. Adults might be interested in the historical aspects of dentistry (including tubes of toothpaste and toothbrushes from long ago) and the kids will enjoy all the hands on activities and the interactive computer exhibits. The...More

1  Thank NHmomUSA
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