Hennepin Medical History Center

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The Hennepin Medical History Center is a premier medical history museum comprised of archives, rare books, artifacts and historical images of Hennepin Healthcare.

Collections and Education

HCMC History

The HCMC History Collection includes artifacts of health care, general patient care, and medical procedures at the Hennepin County Medical Center.

Metropolitan Medical Center

The Metropolitan Medical Center History Collection is dedicated to providing public access as well as preserving and collecting materials and artifacts.

Educational History

There were many types of education programs at the hospitals in Minneapolis. Nursing schools were often unique to the specific hospital.

HCMC Blue Building

915 S 8th St, Minneapolis, MN

The MMC Collection is located in BL.227.
The HCMC Collection is located in BL.226.


Museum Hours:

Thursday, 10 am - 1 pm

For research inquiries, call 612-873-6485