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Pharmacy Museum Bressanone

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If you’re in Brixen you must see this.

The museum is a part of a 400 year old apothecary and contains only those items that have... read more

Reviewed 18 October 2017
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Interesting

You can spend a lot of time here if you are interested in details, or 1/2 hour if you just want a... read more

Reviewed 24 September 2017
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18 Oct 2017
“If you’re in Brixen you must see this.”
24 Sep 2017
“Interesting”
About
History of healing - the Peer collection ,,Small, but sophisticated" was the idea behind this specialized pharmaceutical museum, opened in 2002 at Bressanone in South Tyrol, Italy. The particular attraction of the museum lies in its unique...more
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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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Via Ponte Aquila 4 | Eingang neben Apotheke Peer, 39042, Bressanone, Italy
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+39 0472 209112
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Reviewed 18 October 2017

The museum is a part of a 400 year old apothecary and contains only those items that have accumulated on the site over those 400 years. They are beautifully displayed and the lady introducing it clearly loves her job. If you are near Brixen do...More

2  Thank kevinjan2014
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Reviewed 4 July 2017

This is an interesting museum which is well laid out with attractive exhibits but without English translations there is only a limited amount which a non Italian/German speaker can benefit from it,

1  Thank Liz P
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Reviewed 18 October 2017

The museum is a part of a 400 year old apothecary and contains only those items that have accumulated on the site over those 400 years. They are beautifully displayed and the lady introducing it clearly loves her job. If you are near Brixen do...More

2  Thank kevinjan2014
Reviewed 24 September 2017 via mobile

You can spend a lot of time here if you are interested in details, or 1/2 hour if you just want a look. There is a ton of information all found in the attic of the building in which the museum is located. The woman...More

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Elisabeth P, Manager at Pharmacy Museum Bressanone, responded to this reviewResponded 26 September 2017

Many thanks!

Reviewed 4 July 2017

This is an interesting museum which is well laid out with attractive exhibits but without English translations there is only a limited amount which a non Italian/German speaker can benefit from it,

1  Thank Liz P
Reviewed 12 February 2016

As noted by a previous reviewer, there is little in the way of English signage, however this should not deter English speakers from visiting this thoughtfully presented collection which has been donated and collated by the family of pharmacists who have been in business in...More

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Reviewed 18 June 2015 via mobile

I know, I know, I shouldn't expect English when I travel to South Tyrol. This little museum has two rooms of non-scary medical devices, and fun little drawers of "natural" medicines (from plants and herbs, to beaver scent glands and rhinoceros horns). Everything is well...More

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