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Visiting The Legacy Center

Coronavirus (COVID-19) Information:

The Legacy Center is open for onsite use and users are able to schedule in-person visits. Please contact us via email at with any questions or to schedule a visit. More information can be found on the Drexel University Coronavirus website.


Monday through Friday from 9:30 to 4:30 by appointment
Closed on University Holidays.

The archives may also close (without prior notice) due to special circumstances (e.g., vacation, illness, extreme weather, etc.).

Please direct all inquiries to:

  • Legacy Center Archives & Special Collections
    Drexel University College of Medicine
    2900 West Queen Lane
    Philadelphia, PA 19129
    215.991.8172 (fax)


The Legacy Center is located on Drexel's College of Medicine campus in the East Falls section of Philadelphia. We are reachable by car, train, bus and inter-campus shuttle service (for students, faculty and staff).

2900 West Queen Lane
Philadelphia, PA 19129

How to find us

Find us in the "New Academic Wing" which has its own separate entrance at the end of campus toward Wissahickon Avenue. Look for the sign outside the foyer that says "Institute for Women's Health and Leadership" and call 215.991.8340 to let us know you've arrived.

GPS address for driving directions

2300 W Queen Lane, Philadelphia PA 19129

Drexel shuttle

Information and schedule here; (restricted to Drexel community)

Public transportation

SEPTA Regional Rail - Chestnut Hill West Line (R8) to Queen Lane Station