Ether Dome at Mass General Hospital, Boston

#20 of 36 in Museums in Boston
Specialty Museum · Hidden Gem · Museum
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  • I was lucky enough to take a tour with Kathy, a retired nurse from the hospital. She explained the fascinating path that led to modern anesthesia methods. The former operating theater also contains....  more »
  • The Ether Dome is a hidden history inside Massachusetts General Hospital. This is where the first surgery took place using Ether! The amphitheater is a time warp of old medical instruments and...  more »
  • Its cool, but its worth like 10 minutes tops. The “museum” is a couple of pictures and news blurbs
  • Place known only from Thorwald's "Century of the Surgeon" is even greater in real life. Certainly worth to be visited.

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