Berlin Museum of Medical History at the Charité, Berlin

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Housed on the Mitte Campus, the Berlin Museum of Medical History at the Charité doubles as an educational tool and a fascinating look back at 300 years of medical history. The museum's permanent exhibit traces medicine's view of the human body throughout history, from the four humors to modern pharmaceuticals, all in the context of nature. Temporary exhibits focus on topics that are always of interest. If you want to tour the museum with help, book an English guide in advance via phone or email. Plan your visit to Berlin Museum of Medical History at the Charité and a wealth of other attractions, well-known and undiscovered, using our Berlin tour planner.
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  • You have been warned! Very impressive collection of specimens of i.a. ridicously abnormal foetuses. Lots of pathology displays makes you grateful to be fresh and sound. As seems obligatory in Berlin t...  more »
  • I have visited a number of medical museums in Europe, and this was one of my favourite. It was incredible for me, as a physician, to see the theatre where Virchow lectured and to read about famous res...  more »
  • Not a standard museum since you get to see old medicinal instruments that look more like torture equipment or specimens of different deformed organs etc. A must if you're interested in life sciences/m...  more »
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  • Really great museum, not for the faint of heart though. Well worth the price (10 euro) for 2 hours inside.
  • Truly amazing museum if you are into medicine and/or life sciences!
  • One of the best museums in the world for medicine. A visit here is an educational experience one will remember for life.
  • Very impressive collection of medical exhibits paired with interesting facts about the hospitals of Berlin.
  • Exciting! Reminds me of the Anatomical Museum of the University of Basel.