Become an integral part of our story!

Help provide the public, especially children, with access to key information about oral health. Preserve the past, present, and future of the dental profession. Every gift and membership supports the creation of innovative programs and the exploration and celebration of dental history.

Join our membership program at one of the following levels!

Individual - $50 ($38 tax-deductible)

  • FREE Admission for 1 Adult
  • Subscription to the Articulator
  • 10% discount on Gift Shop items
  • 5% discount on Atrium rentals
  • Smithsonian Affiliate Membership benefits*


Family - $75 ($63 tax-deductible)

  • FREE Admission for 1 household
  • Subscription to the Articulator
  • 15% discount on Gift Shop items
  • 10% discount on Atrium rentals
  • 4 transferable guest passes (bring your friends!)
  • Smithsonian Affiliate Membership benefits*


Dental Office - $100 ($88 tax-deductible)

  • FREE Admission for up to 10 adults
  • Subscription to the Articulator
  • 10% discount on bricks & plaques
  • 20% discount on Gift Shop items
  • 20% discount on Atrium rentals
  • 10 transferable guest passes (let your employees or patients visit for free!)
  • Smithsonian Membership Benefits*


Dental Office w/Patients Rewards - $150 
($138 tax-deductible)

  • All the benefits of a Dental Office membership
  • Your patients receive $3 admission to the museum with proof of a visit to your office within a year
  • Your K-12 student patients can receive a certificate that acts as a voucher for 1 student and 1 adult admission to the museum.


UM Community (must have valid UM email)

  • Free admission for member and 1 guest
  • Subscription to the Articulator
  • Add a Smithsonian Affiliate membership for $25

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Two Memberships for the Price of One!

NMD is proud to be a Smithsonian Affiliate, which means we help bring the Smithsonian to your neighborhood!

With every NMD membership, you can receive reciprocal benefits from the Smithsonian Affiliate Membership Program.

You can learn more about Smithsonian Affiliations by clicking on the link below.


Smithsonian Affiliate Logo

  • Smithsonian magazine (one-year subscription) or Air & Space magazine (seven issues)
  • A personalized Smithsonian Affiliate membership card
  • Free admission to the Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum in New York, NY
  • 10% discounts on cafe dining at Smithsonian Museums in DC
  • 10% discount on all Smithsonian Folkways Recordings
  • 10% discount on all IMAX tickets at the Smithsonian
  • Reciprocal admission/Discount benefits at participating Smithsonian Affiliates PDF
  • Additional Smithsonian benefits can be found hereBenefits on are subject to change.


Contact Us

National Museum of Dentistry
31 S. Greene Street,
Baltimore, MD 21201

Click for directions


Patrick Cutter
Assistant Director

Phone: 410-706-0600


Dr. Scott Swank

Phone: 410-706-8704

Hours & Admission

Wed-Friday 10am to 4pm
By appointment only



Members, Military, UMB Community, Teachers, and Children (2 and under): FREE
Adults: $10
Seniors and Students: $5
Children (3-12): $5



10 or more: $5 per person
K-12: $5 per person
Teachers & Chaperones: FREE


There are a number of ways you can show your support for the National Museum of Dentistry.

In addition to cash donations, which can be pledged by check or credit card, the NMD happily accepts gifts of stock, planned or deferred contributions, and in-kind services. To discuss giving options, please contact the SOD Development Office.

Looking to donate items to the NMD's collection, please visit our Collections and Archives page for more information.