BNHA National Museum of Dentistry


Authentic Baltimore

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Shaping a Monumental City: The City’s Growth in the 20th Century

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31 S Greene St

Baltimore, Maryland 21201

The Dr. Samuel D. Harris National Museum of Dentistry, operated by the University of Maryland School of Dentistry, is a lively place where visitors learn the importance of a healthy smile and the rich history of dentistry. Considered America's premier national museum dedicated to dental history, dentistry and oral health, the 7,000-square-foot exhibition space offers visitors an extraordinary array of historic artifacts and interactive exhibitions that inspire people to make healthy choices about oral health.