Museum of Nursing History 

        is a non-profit organization dedicated to the acquisition and preservation of artifacts and documents from the past. The Museum’s repository, which is housed at

La Salle University in Philadelphia, PA 

      , holds unique nursing memorabilia for the nursing community to facilitate  understanding of  the historical foundation of nursing.

Please join and/or donate to support the Museum for our current activities and for future generations.  Donations provide monies to cover the cost of accessing, preserving, and displaying collections of artifacts,  documents,  military uniforms and school of nursing  artifacts.

You may earmark donations to be used for specific purposes, ie, preservation, operational costs,  exhibiting,  Website, etc.

Membership includes full access to the Museum of History Website and the right to hold office and to serve on museum committees.

Disclosure: The Museum of Nursing History is recognized as tax exempt under section 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code. Donations are tax deductible as charitable contributions.

Annual Membership Levels:

  • $35 Individual
  • $20 Retired
  • $15 Student
  • $50 Sponsor
  • $100 Joan Large Memorial Fund
  • $150 Patron

Other Donation Levels:

  • Alice Fischer $250
  • Lillian Wald $500
  • Lavinia Dock $750
  • Adelaide Nutting $1000

It’s easy

1.down load the form

2. print

3.enclose your dues or donation and send to:

Museum of Nursing History

St Benildel Tower, 3rd floor

1900 Olney Ave

Philadelphia, PA 19141