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Deutsches Apotheken Museum, Heidelberg

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4.3/5 based on 500+ reviews on the web
At Deutsches Apotheken Museum, learn how ailments have been treated over the years. and marvel at some stunning apothecary jars, bottles, and mortars and pestles. Also see a collection of 17th- and 18th-century medicines, which includes conventional objects such as spices and cocoa, as well as "magical" items, such as mandrake, bezoar stones, and mumia. This pharmacy museum has a rich collection of objects that represent the history of medical sciences. The onsite shop sells replicas of some of the exhibits and several books on the history of pharmaceuticals. Make Deutsches Apotheken Museum a part of your Heidelberg vacation plans using our Heidelberg vacation planner.
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  • This museum is directly to the Castle. For pharmacists interesting views it conveys in old traditions.
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  • This interesting museum was including with our admission to the castle. What a treasure trove of lots of informative information about medical from years bygone. It was very well laid out and I learne...  read more »
  • 要離開城堡的時候,很慶幸同伴告訴我 有這樣的一個博物館,館內雖然不大,但是看到人們就地取材,利用周遭的植物礦物治療疾病,我內心很激動,因為在這裡東方與西方文化居然是不謀而合,尤其有部分藥物還是相同的,更讓我覺得不虛此行。 
  • Fascinating to see as a medical professional. I was particularly interested in the modern history (post-WWII) of pharmacy, how things were advertised and packaged in the past, especially some of the first insulin packaging.
  • If you're even semi curious about medicine and how it used to be done this is worth checking out!
  • Museum with free entry in a wing of the magnificent Castle. Surprising and interesting to discover the history of Pharmacy collection.
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  • Although collection development and well presented.
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  • Very nice..
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