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Koerperwelten Museum

Open Now: 10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Open today: 10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
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Interesting Medical Conditions

This place was fascinating. It had many exhibits showing different parts of the human body without... read more

Reviewed March 2, 2019
Kaiserslautern, Germany
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The anatomy of happiness was amazing. Experiencing the inside of the bodies was very fascinating... read more

Reviewed April 30, 2018
Lillestrom, Norway
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Mar 2, 2019
“Interesting Medical Conditions”
Jul 7, 2019
“The exhibit theme is contrived and failed to present a convincing coherent message.”
Whether it's great love, a carefree life or true friendship...we encounter happiness in various ways, but still never quite by accident. When do we feel happiness? What happens to our body? Why can't we keep it forever? Plastinator Dr. Gunther von...more
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Poststrasse 36/5, 69115 Heidelberg, Baden-Wurttemberg, Germany
+49 6221 33110
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Reviewed July 7, 2019

Let me start off with praise for the science of the exhibit. The anatomical preparations are extremely good, comprehensive and enlightening. There is a great deal to learn from the displays for everyone from the those who have never studied anatomy through to experienced health...More

Date of experience: July 2019
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Reviewed June 25, 2019

I'd seen "Koerperwelten" twice before, but many years ago. This latest permanent exhibition in Heidelberg is a lot more sophisticated and interesting. It goes well beyond just anatomical facts and figures, giving lots of room to other aspects of the human condition, in particular ones...More

Date of experience: June 2019
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Reviewed June 16, 2019

Very good exhibition displaying body parts and whole bodies preserved in acetone. Young and old, or healthy and unhealthy are displayed side by side, with explanations in German and English. It is possible to understand nearly all of it, even if you are not a...More

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank Simon C
Reviewed April 13, 2019 via mobile

We visited this museum with two teenage boys. We did not know what to expect but it turned out to be the most amazing experience ever. Sitting an unassuming part of town in an unassuming building however the exhibition is anything but unassuming. Real human...More

Date of experience: April 2019
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Reviewed March 2, 2019 via mobile

This place was fascinating. It had many exhibits showing different parts of the human body without skin and dissected. The most interesting exhibits to me were not the ones showing body parts but the ones showing different medical conditions. I was a little unsure about...More

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed May 17, 2018

My partner's daughter, currently studying medicine, said her tutors had talked about this place. She wasn't disappointed and took many photos to share with her fellow students.

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed April 30, 2018 via mobile

The anatomy of happiness was amazing. Experiencing the inside of the bodies was very fascinating. Do not miss this!

Date of experience: April 2018
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Reviewed January 13, 2018 via mobile

Good for all I think Ticket is 16 Euro and less for students The place is wide and interesting Near from the altstatt

Date of experience: January 2018
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