Be an 18th and 19th Century Doctor!

Sunday, April 28, 2019 - 11:00am to 3:00pm


Penn Medicine
800 Spruce Street
Philadelphia, PA 19107
  • Philadelphia Science Festival
  • Families
  • Free

FREE, no registration required

Travel back in time to discover what it was like to be an early 19th century doctor in a real surgical amphitheater, where life and death were at your fingertips. Plus, explore medicinal plants (many of which are still used today) in the hospital’s Physic Garden and Apothecary Room.

Participating Partners

  • Penn Medicine