Explore medical innovation
past and present at
Massachusetts General Hospital

virtual Lecture

Join us for “The Invisible Kingdom: Reimagining Chronic Illness” with author Meghan O’Rourke & MGH Writer in Residence Suzanne Koven, MD, MFA.  The event will will be livestreamed Wednesday, May 18, from 6 to 7 pm.  Click here to register for this virtual event.

Interior of Bulfinch Building, detail
Interactive Online Exhibit


Explore this immersive, 3D virtual tour of the hospital’s 200-year-old original building, which is at the heart of MGH today. This behind-the-scenes view shares details from the building’s extraordinary past, including the Ether Dome and lesser-known stories, and the hospital’s exciting present. Click here to explore.

Painting of Florence Nightingale with patient
Online exhibit

Florence Nightingale’s Legacy

In celebration of Florence Nightingale’s 200th birthday, the World Health Organization declared 2020 the “Year of the Nurse and Midwife.” Click here for an exhibit about her lasting influence on patient care.


Russell Museum at MGH
2 North Grove Street
Boston, MA 02114


The museum remains closed to the public.

Contact us

For more information
about the Russell Museum,
 call 617-724-8009.