There’s A Pharmacy Museum In Arizona And It’s Full Of Fascinating Oddities, Artifacts, And More
Whether or not you have a career in the medical field, old-fashioned drugstores have a certain nostalgia about them that everyone can appreciate. Few people know this, but you can step into a full-scale replica of one at the History of Pharmacy Museum at the University of Arizona! The museum features thousands of artifacts collected over the past several decades, some of which date to the 19th century. This unique museum is one of Tucson’s best-kept secrets, and you’ll never forget your visit.
You’ll find the museum in the College of Pharmacy’s Skaggs Pharmaceutical Sciences Center and Drachman Hall building at the University of Arizona Health Sciences. This is just south of the College of Medicine and Banner-University Medical Center Tucson. Click here for more information.
Have you ever visited the History of Pharmacy Museum? If so, what was your favorite artifact on display? Tell us your thoughts in the comments section below! Don’t forget to check out our previous article for another unique museum in Arizona worth visiting.
Address: College of Pharmacy, 1295 N Martin Ave, Tucson, AZ 85721, USA
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Katie Lawrence is a Southeast Texas native who graduated 18th in her high school class with a GPA of 4.25. She attended college in the Houston area and changed her major twice (psychology, computer science, and finally criminal justice) before taking a leap of faith and dropping out to pursue a career in freelance writing.
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