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National Museum of Dentistry

31 S Greene St, Baltimore, MD 21201

The Dr. Samuel D. Harris National Museum of Dentistry preserves and exhibits the history of dentistry in United States and throughout the world. Situated on the campus of the University of Maryland, Baltimore, it exhibits numerous artifacts concerning dentistry throughout the ages as well as exhibits on oral health and dentistry professionals.

Highlights of the collection include George Washington's not-so-wooden dentures (they were made of hippo ivory), Queen Victoria's dental instruments, and the world's only Tooth Jukebox.

The museum is an affiliate of the Smithsonian Institution.

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