Museum of Medical History

Experience the evolution of medicine from the Gold Rush to today in this unique museum presented by the Sierra Sacramento Valley Medical Society. Exhibits include an iron lung, patent medicines and pharmacology, antibiotics and infectious diseases, Asian medicine, nursing, radiology, quackery and plenty of other tools that will make you grateful for today's modern medicine.

5380 Elvas Ave, Sacramento, CA 95819


916.456.3152 | Hours:  Mon–Fri 9 AM–4 PM; Closed Holidays | Free Admission  •   Four free programs each year – see website