Sustaining the legacy and heritage of Army Medicine.

Supporting diverse education programs.

Educating communities on Army Medicine's contributions to the nation's healthcare.

Enhancing and developing the Museum's artifact collection.

The museum is currently open Monday - Friday for visitation!

We are closed weekends and all Federal Holidays




The mission of the U.S. Army Medical Department Museum is to collect, preserve, exhibit, and interpret historically significant property related to the history of the Army Medical Department from 1775 to the present.  As an educational institution, the museum will support training and education for military and civilian personnel.


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Discover the Museum

The museum has medical equipment, historic uniforms, vehicles, pictures, films, and artwork relating to the history of the U.S. Army Medical Department from 1775 to the present.

Our History

The original U.S. Army Medical Museum was founded in 1862 as a research facility in Washington, D.C. It was transferred to the Armed Forces Institute of Pathology, and was located at Walter Reed General Hospital.

Plan a Visit

Are you planning a visit to the museum? The U.S. Army Medical Museum plan to visit page covers all areas visitors would need to know to make their visit that much more enjoyable from parking, entry, and much more.

U.S. Army Medical Department Museum Foundation

The U.S. Army Medical Department Museum Foundation has taken on an ambitious campaign in the expansion and modernization of the Museum’s exhibits and operations, to bring dramatic new opportunities for visitors to explore and connect with Army Medicine’s vibrant history and discover the value of Army Medicine now and for the future!



3898 Stanley Road, Bldg 1046
San Antonio, TX 78234

Contact Us


Free Admission; $5 Suggested
Donation Per Person

Museum Hours

Monday-Friday: 10am - 4pm
Closed Saturday, Sunday, and Federal Holidays

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