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Wood Library-Museum of Anesthesiology

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Staying in Schaumburg with nothing to do I ventured to this museum. It was impromptu but the... read more

Reviewed 9 September 2015
judy U
Doylestown, Pennsylvania
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We enjoy going to museums that are unique and this one fit the bill. Our guide (Judy I think) was... read more

Reviewed 30 June 2015
Ryan B
Ne Ohio
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29 Dec 2015
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9 Sep 2015
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1061 American Ln, Visits by appointment-only., Schaumburg, IL 60173-4973
+1 847-825-5586
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Reviewed 29 December 2015 via mobile

There's no visitor information (hours) online. So I called their number and they said that reservations are required 5 days in advance and only allow visits on Wednesdays and Thursdays. The museum is located at the American Society for Anastesiology's corporate headquarters. I did not...More

Date of experience: December 2015
6  Thank livingtoeat
Reviewed 9 September 2015 via mobile

Staying in Schaumburg with nothing to do I ventured to this museum. It was impromptu but the folks there were very friendly and accommodating. I was given a personal and very interesting and informative tour by Theresa. She was greatm. Really fascinating stuff about the...More

Date of experience: September 2015
2  Thank judy U
Reviewed 30 June 2015

We enjoy going to museums that are unique and this one fit the bill. Our guide (Judy I think) was great and was very knowledgeable. And it is free. Recommend calling ahead to arrange a tour which takes about an hour. The history of Anesthesiology...More

Date of experience: June 2015
2  Thank Ryan B
Reviewed 17 April 2015 via mobile

The visit was very pleasant our tour guide was awesome and very polite and very nice and was very knowledgeable in anesthesiology be fun to book a complete tour

Date of experience: April 2015
1  Thank Malvarez8
Reviewed 21 January 2015

The Wood Library-Museum of Anesthesiology first opened its doors in 1963 in Park Ridge, IL displaying the collection of the New York anesthesiologist, Paul M. Wood. In 2014 the Museum moved to Schaumburg, IL within the newly constructed American Society of Anesthesiologists headquarters. The professionally...More

Date of experience: October 2014
3  Thank Droplet1927
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8 May 2015|
Response from Droplet1927 | Reviewed this property |
The Wood Library-Museum is located within the American Society of Anesthesiologists headquarters and is open to the general public during weekday business hours, or by appointment. Please go to the reception desk... More