Please enjoy our "Virtual Exhibits." However, note
that images CANNOT be used without permission.
If you would like to use an image,
- Anatomical Drawings
From Pastels to PDA's: Medical Education from the 18th c.
to the 21st c. exhibits our collection of sixteen Jan Van
Rymsdyk anatomical drawings for the first time together in
one display. Opening to the public on December 1, 2009, this
exhibition is sure to engage visitors interested in the history
- Flower to Pharmacy Exhibition
This exhibition will showcase the unique botanical volumes that are part of the Historic Library, including works by Linnaeus, Catesby, Bartram, and Barton.
- Natural History
The Historic Library has many titles important to the study of natural history
which contain vivid illustrations of flora and fauna.
Psychiatric care has a long tradition at Pennsylvania Hospital.
The majority of patients that presented themselves at
the Hospital in its earliest years
- Surgical Amphitheatre
The oldest existing surgical amphitheatre in the United States
was constructed in 1804.