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German Pharmacy Museum

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This intriguing museum explores the history of medicine in Heidelberg.
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Schlosshof 1 | Heidelberg Castle, 69117 Heidelberg, Baden-Wurttemberg, Germany
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All reviews castle ticket heidelberg castle great displays entry price on display pharmacy museum free entry worth a visit castle grounds guided tour medicine german information development chemistry history equipment
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Seeing the Pharmacy museum during the visit to the castle was unexpected. The displays were very good and it was extremely interesting to see how much medicine they had in the past and also that there was a difference for children and adults.....

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank cherylscheepers
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

This was a unique museum - again very well put up and documented. The exhibits are also very, very nice - bit of a surprise at the Heidelberg Schloß. Informative and well maintained. Kids will also enjoy it. Gives the history and development of pharmacy...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank MayDog
Reviewed 1 week ago

It is part of the Heidelberg Castle visit. Great corridors and tunnels that outline the history behind the beliefs and profession of pharmacy and their products.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Rick J
Reviewed 20 October 2018

A must side visit when visiting the Caste, Worth a stop. Could use a little more translations for all the foreign visitors.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Thomas M
Reviewed 6 October 2018 via mobile

Nicely explained and have kid pharmacy for kids. History of Germany pharmacy history. Free entrance but must have castle ticket to access courtyard.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank DB L
Reviewed 28 September 2018 via mobile

I think is good to visit this place cuz I like Pharmacy and everything about healthy . It’s inside of Heidelberg castle though 😀

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank Sarinee_Lommontri
Reviewed 16 September 2018

Best Pharmacy Museum ever!!!! I have seen many Pharmacy Museums in my travels, this one is the best.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank buenotraveling
Reviewed 15 September 2018 via mobile

This is a very interesting museum containing numerous artifacts and historical items related to pharmacy. It is well displayed and laid out. This review gets 4stars because the commentary is only in German. It would be 5stars if there was even a little English in...More

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank bala793
Reviewed 4 September 2018 via mobile

I enjoyed going through this part of history. I took lots of pictures. There were items on display that I had never seen. It was a very large display and fun to see.

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank Notreallypleased1
Reviewed 4 September 2018

Informative and interesting, a good explanation of most exhibits in English. Great displays of the various pharmaceutical materials and the old chemists shops

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank carolj715
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