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Town Council's Aphothecary

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Address: Raekoja plats 11, Tallinn, Estonia
Phone Number: +372 631 4860
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Very old house.

Very old house. A nice place. Pharmacy is still working, there is a mini museum inside. Nearby be an antique shop.

5 of 5 starsReviewed 4 weeks ago
Ikoroleva888
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Moscow, Russia

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Moscow, Russia
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46 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Very old house. A nice place. Pharmacy is still working, there is a mini museum inside. Nearby be an antique shop.

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Oslo, Norway
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15 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2016

It was a bit awkward to go in to this fully functional pharmacy just to see all the old equipment used by the pharmacists. The first room you enter is a pharmacy with all the medicine you could ever need. The second room is a museum with old "medicine" on display. There were a lot of stuff in jars, and... More 

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Thank Herman D
UK
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291 reviews
216 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 117 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2015

A curious shop on the corner of Town Hall square, the oldest continuously running pharmacy in Europe. Well worth a quick look inside, the ornate sign makes a nice picture if photographed with the sky behind it.

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Thank Datchet
Cardiff, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 24, 2015

It's one of the oldest Aphothecary's in the world and still in use and it's free to visit. It's right in the main square too.

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Heinola, Finland
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25 reviews
13 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2015

This chemist's has served ill people about 800 years, so they must know quite a lot of chemistry. Very beautiful place. It is nice to look outside from there to the old market place.

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Thank Ollikka
London, United Kingdom
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87 reviews
60 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 17, 2015

The Pharmacy City Hall is one of the oldest in Europe, still runs regularly and have a small museum.

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Thank Flavio M
Utrecht, The Netherlands
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180 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2015

Great and super interesting place that gives you the feeling of what people have used through the ages. Sometimes this can be quite surprising disgusting (I won't spoil the fun :-))

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Thank taqqie
Belfast, United Kingdom
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20 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2015

only chemist on square, inside is museum and shop, not friendly staff but worth popping in to see, as the view from the windows into the square is lovely.

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Thank Doreen M
Irkutsk, Russia
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54 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2015

Awesome place to discover old style apotechacy!!! Many thing from past and notes on few languages all along the exhibition. And all this for free!

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Thank Drey T
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2015

Nice to have a pharmacy that is existence for several hundred years as they are experienced. I got some meds ther

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