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Town Council's Aphothecary, Tallinn

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Take a step back in medical history at Town Council's Aphothecary, the oldest medical enterprise in Tallinn, and one of the oldest in all of Europe. The pharmacy was founded in the early 15th century and has run continuously in the same building ever since. Explore the on-site museum, which displays a small collection of historic medical tools and others used by physicians in the past. You'll find many relics from the business over the years, including an array of medieval and Renaissance-era remedies. For a souvenir, pick up some claret, a spiced Germanic wine, from the pharmacy's gift shop. Arrange to visit Town Council's Aphothecary and other attractions in Tallinn using our Tallinn vacation planner.
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  • A functional and very helpful pharmacy, we were after some cold and flu tablets. Museum very interesting also  more »
  • The oldest pharmacy in Europe, which has never ceased its operation. Two rooms devoted to the history of pharmacy, are free to visit.
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  • Atmospheric place. Here and vintage instruments and beakers, and even recipes! There are a few mummies, for example vyzhennyh hedgehogs!
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