Explore medical innovation
past and present at
Massachusetts General Hospital

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Virtual Lecture

The Russell Museum invites you to its next virtual lecture. “What Baby Teeth Can Tell Us About Risk for Psychiatric Illness,” will be presented by Erin C. Dunn, ScD, MPH, of the MGH Center for Genomic Medicine, 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 is open Tuesday through Friday from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Contact us

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