Semmelweis Orvostörténeti Múzeum, Könyvtár és Levéltár, Budapest

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Semmelweis Orvostörténeti Múzeum, Könyvtár és Levéltár is located in Budapest. Put Semmelweis Orvostörténeti Múzeum, Könyvtár és Levéltár on your schedule, and learn what else deserves a visit by using our Budapest trip builder.
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Semmelweis Orvostörténeti Múzeum, Könyvtár és Levéltár Reviews
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  • July 5, 2017
    An absolute must for anyone interested in medical history. Semmelweis, who came on the importance of hygiene and saved the lives of many women who would otherwise have died because of lack of doctors. A "medical rebel" as not received with deference in the established medical community. His remains are located in the courtyard,
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  • June 28, 2017
    There are several rooms dedicated to outlining medical history from ancient Egyptian to 20th century. The glass display cases are arranged in chronological order with the items of books, instruments, ...  more »
  • June 19, 2017
    A walk through medical history descrbing the work of Iganc Semmelweis, the doctor who told his colleagues "to wash their hands" to avoid infections.  more »
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  • January 8, 2017
    Cheap, but not very interesting, doesn't put Semmelweis's life in much context, or give much background, exhibits are ok, some old medical instruments etc
  • February 15, 2017
    Several interesting exhibits, but nothing special. Lacks explanations.
  • February 8, 2017
    Small museum with some interesting facts. Discount for students
  • June 25, 2017
    Small place, interesting but not very impressive.
  • July 3, 2017
    At the time there was a WWI theme...

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