Dittrick Museum of Medical History

Museum Hours

Fridays: 10:30am – 4:00pm
Saturdays: 12:00pm – 4:00pm


Groups of 10-20 visitors must contact the Museum Office to make arrangements for a visit. 216-368-3648 or email dittrickmuseum@case.edu.
COVID policy: Case Western Reserve University visitor policies are followed throughout the Allen Memorial building. For current policy see: https://case.edu/covid19/health-safety/visitor-policy.
The galleries are a self-guided experience.  We are not scheduling tours at this time.


The Dittrick Medical History Center welcomes the public, as well as the university community. A museum, archive, artifact collection and image collection. The Dittrick Center embraces the experience of individuals and society as they grappled with changing conceptions of health and medicine. Every artifact opens a door to unique stories, about patients, healers, and community.