Tour the Museum

The Museum has many interesting displays from nursing caps and uniforms to medical equipment used during the early 1900’s. Many of the items are from personal collections and are accompanied with wonderful stories.

Schedule a visit to see the artifacts firsthand. Tours of the museum may be self guided or docent led. Docent led tours are by appointment and last approximately 1 hour.

Donation for docent-led tours is $10 per person. Payments can be made by check or cash.

There is no charge for self-guided tours. Donations, of course, are always welcome.

Getting here:

The Museum of Nursing History at La Salle University is in St. Benilde Tower- Please take note of the Germantown Dispensary etching at the entrance. Parking is available in Lot K.

The GPS/Google Map Address is:
5541 N. Wister St. Philadelphia, PA 19144

Hours: 9 AM to 3 PM (Closes with the University)

To schedule a docent led tour:

or call (215) 681 – 7367