Museum of Vision

Dedicated to preserving ophthalmic history

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Mission Statement

The Museum of Vision is a department of the American Academy of Ophthalmology. Our goal is to effectively utilize the American Academy of Ophthalmology Foundation historical collection to educate people about the eye, vision and the history of ophthalmology. 

Amulets and Talismans

Eyes have long been a powerful symbol of the supernatural.

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American Academy of Ophthalmology