Exposition

Выставочный зал “Гуманное оружие победы”

Экспозиция посвящена грандиозному и самоотверженному труду медиков в годы Великой Отечественной войны. Медицинские работники спасли более 22 миллионов раненых и больных, из них более 17 миллионов вернулись в строй. В зале представлены знамена воинских госпиталей-кавалеров Ордена Красной Звезды, портреты и фотографии медиков Героев Советского Союза, Героев Социалистического Труда (Н.Н. Бурденко, Ю.Ю. Джанелидзе, Е.Н. Смирнова и […]

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Музей медицины локальных войн

Экспозиция Музея локальных войн рассказывает о деятельности военных врачей в период после окончания Второй мировой войны, продолжая тему предшествующего зала. Тематика зала посвящена повседневной работе представителей военно-медицинской службы во время локальных войн и вооруженных конфликтов и современному состоянию военной медицины России. В экспозицию вошли материалы о деятельности военных медиков в Корее, Вьетнаме, Республике Афганистан, а […]

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The Museum in honor of the memory of Nazism victims

  In the Year of memory and glory, the Military-medical Museum – the Museum of Russian medicine and the military-medical service – opens the Museum in honor of the memory of Nazism victims, which is designed to prevent the falsification of history and to form an idea of the events of World War II, the […]

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Музей военно-медицинской службы Красной армии

Днем рождения Музея военно-медицинской службы Красной армии по праву можно считать 12 ноября 1942 г. – день основания Военно-медицинского музея. Коллекция уникальных материалов, служивших для обобщения и сохранения накопленного в годы войны опыта, для обмена знаниями и повышения квалификации военных медиков начала формироваться еще в 1942 г. Многие лечебные учреждения того времени собирали материалы о […]

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Anatomical theatre

  For thousands of years, learning the world, people were constantly trying to explore the mysteries of the human body structure. The ancient astrologers imagined the Universe as a big human body divided into 12 parts, where each one was controlled by a corresponding constellation.   The philosophers of Ancient Greece envisioned a human as […]

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Museum of N.I. Pirogov

  The thinker, scientist, selfless worker – he was one of the founders of topographic anatomy and field surgery, a talented teacher and a major public figure. After graduating from Moscow University, Pirogov was sent to the Professor Institute of the University of Dorpat, where in 1932 he defended his thesis on “The ligation of […]

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Soviet medicine before World War II

  Fighting with the Japanese invaders in the area of Khasan (1937) and on the Khalkhin-Gol river (1938) were the first test of readiness for a major war for the healthcare service of the USSR.   The exposition presents a number of artefacts – “witnesses” of that time events. These are personal belongings, documents, awards […]

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Memorial museums

  After the end of the Civil War, the military sanitary service of the Red Army continued to work actively and developed. Soviet military medics were tasked with improving treatment and prophylactic work, preventing infectious diseases in the military, raising the overall level of the medical service technical equipment, developing science, staff training and preparing […]

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Military Sanitary Museum. Civil War

This section is dedicated to the development of medical industry during the Civil War. The birthday of Soviet military medicine can be considered December 7, 1917, when the Council of People’s Commissars of the Republic issued a decree on the appointment of a Bolshevik-doctors collegium to head the Main military sanitary Department. At the same […]

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Military Sanitary Museum. World War

World War I of 1914-1918 exceeded all previous wars. In this war, all types of new weapons were already widely used: tanks, aircraft, long-range guns. The use of new weapon of mass destruction – chemical weapon agents (CWA): mustard gas, chlorine and phosgene, — took a special place in the history of World War I. […]

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Military Sanitary Museum. Russo-Japanese war

One of the first wars of the beginning of the 20th century was the Russo-Japanese War, 1904-1905. Its main feature was that it took place at a great distance from the center of Russia and had many naval battles. This section of the exposition presents medical aid and evacuation equipment used during the Russo-Japanese War, […]

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Museum of the Red Cross

  The world’s first female community, whose nurses helped the wounded right on the spot of the battleground, was the Holy Cross community, organized in 1854 under the patronage of the aunt of Emperor Alexander II, Grand Duchess Elena Pavlovna.   The community members not only looked after the wounded and bandaged them, but also […]

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Surgical Museum of the Imperial Medical and Surgical Academy

  The hall is devoted to the development of science, higher medical education and healthcare in Russia in the eighteenth and first half of the nineteenth century.   In the second half of the eighteenth century, along with the development of medical science and civil healthcare, the foundation was laid for military health care, its […]

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Gallery «At the origins of Russian medicine»

  Here are the first Russian medical books – handwritten medical manuals, widely used not only by doctors (folk healers), but also by officially recognized doctors and healers of the Pharmacy order. The most famous among the medical manuscripts of that time were “Prohladnyy vertograd”. It dates back to 1672, was rewritten many times and […]

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Hall of Memory of Semyonovsky life guard Regiment and the Semyonovsky-Alexander military hospital. Chapel of the Introduction to the Church of the Holy Mother of God)

  The artistic color scheme of the composition of the hall reveals the principle of dual unity of the Union of servants of the faith and the army: cornflower-blue velvet decoration – the color of the Holy Mother and the uniforms of the guards of the Semyonovsky regiment; white – the purity of the Orthodox […]

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