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Museum of History of Lithuanian Medicine and Pharmacy

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Well worth the visit

I visited this museum with my family during a trip researching our Lithuanian heritage. My... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Antanas J
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Madison, Wisconsin
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Fantastic museum

I am so glad I ventured into this museum. There was information in English and the guide spoke... read more

Reviewed 27 September 2018
Sarah C
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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 4 August 2014

Amazing museum, if you are visiting with local guide (they are in museum and the best one can speak English and Russian). Prime location in City hall square, very interesting 16-17th century cellars with real old relicts of pharmacy and medicine like very old medicine...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I visited this museum with my family during a trip researching our Lithuanian heritage. My grandfather was a doctor in Lithuania during the 30s and 40s. This museum held special significance for that reason. There is so much to see and learn. The exhibits are...More

1  Thank Antanas J
Reviewed 27 September 2018 via mobile

I am so glad I ventured into this museum. There was information in English and the guide spoke excellent English. She added some really good facts and bits she liked most in the museum which I very much enjoyed like the jar of Spanish flies...More

1  Thank Sarah C
Reviewed 21 September 2018

A must see for everyone interested in the subjects of history, pharmacy or medicine. It is one of the most interesting museums I've seen covering that subject. People working there seem very commited to what they are doing. The guides can tell you lot's of...More

2  Thank Mantas G
Reviewed 27 July 2018

Make sure you get a guided tour. The hosts are well informed and (in my experience) speak English rather well. The museum is a bit hidden away at the end of the main street in the old town, but well worth a visit. The staff...More

1  Thank David L
Reviewed 16 July 2018 via mobile

Although was born and raised in Kaunas,I wasn't aware that this museum actually exists at all.Very few people were around whilst I was visiting it which made it even better. Definitely recommend it.Very interesting items on display.Lots of unique information the only down is that...More

2  Thank Nezinomasis I
Reviewed 15 July 2018

very good guide, unexpected information and exhibits. Be sure to take a guide as watching only will be not enough informative. Absolutely recommend.

1  Thank Kristupas S
Reviewed 19 June 2018 via mobile

Cosy, but not so small building, very old and with autenthical history. Exhibition is very interesting, full of authentical things and you can get a lot of information about pharmacy and medicine history, about acient treating methods and devices. Highly recommend to take a guide,...More

1  Thank Akvilė T
Reviewed 2 March 2018 via mobile

Very interesting museum with some lovely exhibits, some still working machinery. Friendly helpful staff, really good value - we got a complete guided tour for €2 each.

2  Thank Edith G
Reviewed 19 October 2017 via mobile

It's just besides the tourist information, in the old town centre. A walk to the past, very interesting museum for everyone, very well kept. The price is very low for a guided tour. The man who helped us to visit this museum was very kind...More

2  Thank giuseppecY3526DG
Reviewed 11 August 2017

Maybe you think that you have to be a doctor or nurse to be interested in this museum but I believe this place is interesting för anyone - give it a try! It is a small place with engaged and knowledgeable guides and to a...More

2  Thank AsaTib
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