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Surprised by the wonderful collection and display

My wife, the retired pharmacist wanted to visit this museum so we stopped in not knowing what to... read more

Reviewed December 10, 2018
Glenn A
Indian Land, South Carolina
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 October 18, 2017
kevin c
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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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Via Ponte Aquila 4 | Eingang neben Apotheke Peer, 39042, Bressanone, Italy
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Reviewed December 10, 2018

My wife, the retired pharmacist wanted to visit this museum so we stopped in not knowing what to expect. She was enthralled with the collection of many things she had used and many items she had only read about. For a pharmacist this is a...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Elisabeth F, Leiter Öffentlichkeitsarbeit at Pharmaziemuseum, responded to this reviewResponded December 11, 2018

Many thanks - Elisabeth Peer

Reviewed October 18, 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

Date of experience: October 2017
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Reviewed September 24, 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

Date of experience: September 2017
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Elisabeth P, Manager at Pharmaziemuseum, responded to this reviewResponded September 26, 2017

Many thanks!

Reviewed July 4, 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,

Date of experience: June 2017
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Reviewed February 12, 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

Date of experience: February 2016
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Reviewed June 18, 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

Date of experience: June 2015
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