The American Academy of Ophthalmology Truhlsen-Marmor Museum of the Eye™ is the world’s only free, public museum dedicated to the fascinating science of sight. Look through the pupil of an enormous eye, explore interactive displays and try on a virtual reality headset to see how new technology can impact medicine. Through high-tech exhibits and a renowned collection of ophthalmic artifacts, you’ll discover surprising facts about how your vision works and the field of medicine devoted to protecting it.

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Museum of the Eye
The Verghese Lab with Smith-Kettlewell

On Demand Event(s)

Thursday, October 22, 2020, 12:00 pm
Explore how your eye-brain connection plays an important role in what you see, but can sometimes be tricked into seeing things that aren’t there.