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Address: Alter Markt 6, Salzburg 5020, Austria
Phone Number:
43-662-8436230

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A pharmacy of yesteryear

Well worth a visit to admire the architecture and step back in time, a beautifully preserved building and interior that still trades as a pharmacy.

Reviewed 10 April 2017
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Adelaide, Australia
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Adelaide, Australia
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327 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 125 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 April 2017

Well worth a visit to admire the architecture and step back in time, a beautifully preserved building and interior that still trades as a pharmacy.

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Bengaluru, India
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305 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 160 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 January 2016

One of the historic chemist and druggist with pretty much old fashioned design and unchanged over the years(According to locals). You don't have to buy anything from the shop but it still is worth a visit and they do have some unique offerings.

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Thank Karthik B
Ahmedabad, India
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35 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 December 2015

Lovely shop, and kept in the old fashioned style. Great for a wander in. Though I did not buy anything but overall good experience.

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Thank HaritVyas
Salzburg, Austria
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325 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 107 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 December 2015

Hardly to believe that this chemist is still nearly unchanged in so many years. Step inside, buy yourself some cough lollies and soak in the atmosphere

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Thank hermann b
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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44 reviews
28 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 October 2015

Stopped off during wandering a in the area. Lovely shop, and kept in the old fashioned style. Great for a wander in.

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Thank Lisa D
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86 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 October 2015

I had coffee and superb Austrian Creme Schnitt. Both were excellent, service was good and non-obtrusive (I was working on my laptop.

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Thank Avi P
Budapest, Hungary
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2,089 reviews
1,694 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 412 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 June 2015

This is a rokoko facade building and an old pharmaca inside as it was centuries before. Of course it is not a museum, you can get everything you need from a pharmacy. It is wirth just to drop in.

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San Francisco, California
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127 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 72 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 March 2015

This is one of the wonderful surprises Salzburg offers: a real, modern pharmacy, where you can get your prescriptions filled or buy over the counter meds - but step inside and you find yourself in a 17th century pharmacy. Check one of the other reviews for pictures of the interior to see what I mean. Even if you don't need... More 

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Antwerp, Belgium
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Reviewed 9 October 2011

I would have never found this one if I had not suffered from sun allergy and needed some medicin. The staff is very friendly, its interior geargiously antique, so this is no museum but a pharmacy in working order... At least 3 locations are known: late 16th century in the Getreidegasse number 9 (also known as Mozart's birthplace), 1588 was... More 

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