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The Dr. Samuel D. Harris National Museum of Dentistry will be closed to the public Monday, September 2nd, in observance of the Labor Day Holiday. We will reopen Tuesday, September, 3rd at our normal time. Enjoy your holiday weekend!

Celebrate and Learn With Us





    Celebrate at the Museum

    Celebrate a birthday, retirement, graduation, reunion, or one of many other special events in our one-of-a-kind space!





    Learn at NMD

    Utilize our space and technology to experience a new learning environment. Hold your lecture or class at the museum before or after your visit to our galleries.

The National Museum of Dentistry's atrium is available as an unique setting for special events ranging from retirement receptions to continuing education lectures. Click the button below to fill out the form or request more information.



*Catering and table and chairs are separate services not included in renting the atrium. To order table and chairs for your event, please contact UMB Facilities Management at 410-336-9580 or order through a third-party vendor. Events may be catered by you or a professional caterer with proper certificates.



Become a Member, Support the National Museum of Dentistry
Support the engaging exhibitions and innovative programs that promote the importance of oral health in a healthy life to audiences across the country by becoming a member.


Support the Museum
Inspire people to make healthy choices about oral health by supporting the museum.


Smithsonian Affiliate Membership
The University of Maryland, Dr. Samuel D. Harris National Museum of Dentistry is a proud affiliate of the Smithsonian Institution.