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German Pharmacy Museum

Heidelberg Castle, 69177 Heidelberg, Baden-Wurttemberg, Germany
+49 4906 22125880
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This intriguing museum explores the history of medicine in Heidelberg.
  • Excellent43%
  • Very good40%
  • Average14%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“free entry” (6 reviews)
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Heidelberg Castle, 69177 Heidelberg, Baden-Wurttemberg, Germany
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"heidelberg castle"
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"free entry"
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"pharmacy museum"
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"on display"
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"worth a visit"
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Plenty of information, I was short on time, but you must visit it once you are there. theres a gift shop inside that has so many cut things.

Thank Ninar E
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A very interesting museum, with a number of very old apothecary shop displays rebuilt inside the museum itself. It is interesting to read what the different draws and containers were used for, and how the various stores were set out to provide the most effective...More

Thank TheOldMacs
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This museum is part of the Heidelberg Schloss. I didn't see this museum in another country. So, if you visiting Heidelberg Schloss. The tourists must see this part of the castle.

Thank Nikola_Cibrev
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Reviewed 15 January 2018

Visited the Deutsches Apotheken Museum (or the pharmacy museum) with my family in Heidelberg. Quite a unique experience.

Thank Pras_MT
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Reviewed 14 January 2018 via mobile

It is free part of the castle Very interesting place including the history if drugs in Germany Good for all

Thank Ahmed S
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Reviewed 12 January 2018 via mobile

This is part of the castle tour so make sure you go into the museum. It is at the end of the tour and we saw some people skip it but we found it interesting. The information plaques the explain the history of pharmacy in...More

Thank Kim E
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Reviewed 11 January 2018

I found this to be as interesting and informative as the castle tour itself. Not all of the exhibits have English descriptions but many of them do. I learned much about the development of Western drugs here.

Thank Robert G
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Reviewed 7 January 2018

We were visiting the castle, and had no idea this museum existed, but what a pleasant surprise! We spent about half our time at the castle exploring this fascinating museum. Even if you think you have little knowledge or interest in pharmaceuticals, the objects and...More

Thank LibbyTeal
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Reviewed 6 January 2018 via mobile

I loved to discover this museum. It's free and every details was cared. I reccomend to visit it if you are in the castle.

Thank Marco S
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Reviewed 27 December 2017

This was a fascinating museum as a lot of the information was in English and as a result something that might of been a 15 minutes visit for us was one and a half hours. If you have any interest in medicine and your own...More

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