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!
Enjoy a smile-inspiring, nostalgic adventure into the toothrific world of dentistry!
A Smithsonian Affiliate, and designated by Congress as the country's "official museum of the dental profession," NMD is renowned for its collection of whimsical, legendary, scary, and delightful collection of dental related treasures.
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The University of Maryland, Dr. Samuel D. Harris National Museum of Dentistry is a proud affiliate of the Smithsonian Institution.