fbpx Clendening History of Medicine Museum | The Steampunk Explorer

Clendening History of Medicine Museum

Robinson Hall, 1st floor, University of Kansas Medical Center, 3901 Rainbow Boulevard, Kansas City, KS 66160

This medical history library and museum is located at the University of Kansas Medical Center. From the website: "The principal interpretive themes within the existing collection include instruments from 19th and 20th century American medicine; special emphasis on medical practice in Kansas; materials illustrative of ancient, medieval, and early modern eras (notably Etruscan, Roman, Babylonian, Egyptian, Chinese, Japanese, and pre-Columbian); pieces of exceptional artistic value (original paintings, portraiture, lithographs, and Japanese and Chinese woodblock prints and scrolls); American Civil War medicine; medicine in World War I; medicine in World War II; and the history of anesthesiology with special focus on the 20th century."