Explore the extraordinary life and achievements of Mary Baker Eddy, who defied conventional nineteenth-century thinking to become an influential religious leader, publisher, teacher, and businesswoman.
The museum also houses the world-famous Mapparium®, a three-story, stained-glass globe; an achievement in art and architecture.
The Quest Gallery: Exhibit that explores the extraordinary life of Mary Baker Eddy.
The Mapparium: A three-dimensional perspective of the globe that illustrates how ideas change the world.
The Hall of Ideas: A celebration of our common heritage and great ideas that transformed society throughout the ages. Hall includes an original work of art created by acclaimed glass sculptor Howard Ben Tré.
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