The John P. McGovern Museum of Health and Medical Science has been named a Smithsonian Affiliate, according to a July 27 press release.
That makes the Health Museum only the second Houston organization — and the first within the Houston Museum District Association — to receive the designation. Space Center Houston was named an affiliate in 2014, and Texas now has 11 affiliate institutions statewide.
According to the Smithsonian Affiliations website, benefits of becoming an affiliate include…
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