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Dittrick Medical History Center

  • Address 11000 Euclid Ave Cleveland, OH 44106
  • Phone (216) 368-3648
  • Hours Friday: 10:30am - 4:00pm Saturday: 12:00 noon ??" 4:00pm
  • Website http://artsci.case.edu/dittrick/

The Dittrick Medical History Center is dedicated to the study of the medical past through a distinguished collection of rare books, museum artifacts, archives, and images. The Center originated as part of the Cleveland Medical Library Association (est. 1894) and today functions as an interdisciplinary study center within the College of Arts and Sciences of Case Western Reserve University.

COVID policy: Case Western Reserve University visitor policies are followed throughout the Allen Memorial building. For current policy see: https://case.edu/covid19/health-safety/visitor-policy.


Visitor parking is available in the attended garage (Lot 29) under Severance Hall enter off East Blvd. (11172 East Blvd, Cleveland, OH 44106).


Free and open to the public.

The building and Museum are wheelchair accessible via ramp on Adelbert Rd. side of the building.
The galleries are a self-guided experience. We are not scheduling tours at this time.


Museums & Galleries

Music, Performance & Film

1. The Cleveland Orchestra (Severance Hall)

3 minute walk
Long considered one of America’s great orchestras, The Cleveland O...

Universities & Libraries

1. Case Western Reserve University, Kelvin Smith Library

4 minute walk
Kelvin Smith Library (KSL) is the main library supporting the teaching a...

Hospitals & Medical Facilities

1. The Mt. Sinai Health Care Foundation

< 1 minute walk
The Mt. Sinai Health Care Foundation seeks to assist Greater Cleveland&r...

Places of Worship

1. Church of the Covenant

5 minute walk
Built in 1911, the Church of the Covenant was added to the National Regi...

2. Cleveland Friends Meeting

5 minute walk
An unprogrammed Quaker Meeting and a member of the Lake Erie Yearly Meet...

Shopping and Retail

1. Cleveland Orchestra Store

3 minute walk
The Cleveland Orchestra Store at Severance Hall features clothing, jewel...


1. Michelson and Morley

6 minute walk
This restaurant on Case's campus honors the Michelson-Morley experiment ...

2. Severance Restaurant

3 minute walk
Modern American cuisine & cocktails offered in the refined, historic...

3. The Jolly Scholar

6 minute walk
Sports bar, grill, and diner fare.

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