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The Warren Anatomical Museum displays a collection of about 15,000 artifacts including anatomical and pathological specimens and models, medical instruments and machines, and other medical memorabilia.
The Warren Anatomical Museum displays a collection of about 15,000 artifacts including anatomical and pathological specimens and models, medical instruments and machines, and other medical memorabilia. Its most famous exhibit is the skull of Phineas Gage, who survived an iron rod being completely driven through his head, which destroyed much of his brain's left frontal lobe.
10 Shattuck St, Boston, MA 02115, United States
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