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Museum of History of Lithuanian Medicine and Pharmacy

Open Now: 10:00 - 05:00
Open today: 10:00 - 05:00
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Lots of surprises!

Probably the best museum in Kaunas. Well with the visit. The guide tour is filed with interesting... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
mickoyuh
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Turku, Finland
via mobile
Wonderful spot to explore

The guide was very friendly, thanks to him, the tour in the museum was an incredible experience... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
NatanaelLArce
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Nicaragua
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Probably the best museum in Kaunas. Well with the visit. The guide tour is filed with interesting details and WTF moments. See old time dentist chair, weird pharmacy products, and some familiar brands from a century ago. Costs only 2e a person which is ridiculously...More

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The guide was very friendly, thanks to him, the tour in the museum was an incredible experience, walking through the centuries-old walls, experiencing the most surprising medicine activities and my personal advice: "you will smell history".

Date of experience: March 2019
1  Thank NatanaelLArce
Reviewed 29 January 2019 via mobile

The guide was really nice gentleman who gave us a lot of information in a funny way. He made us feel very welcomed and he knew what he was talking about. The museum was bigger than what we first thought. Many interesting items and stories...More

Date of experience: January 2019
2  Thank pinjaapa
Reviewed 12 December 2018

Very close is Kaunas City Hall, where you can get to the tower of the city - you can see all the old town.

Date of experience: December 2018
2  Thank Rasma L
Reviewed 21 November 2018

Without a guide this tour can be just walking around, seeing different unknown equipment, cans, flasks, test tubes with powders and various chemicals... And only our intelligent guide could tell us many interesting facts about using all that things. This museum is rather small, but...More

Date of experience: November 2018
4  Thank uniktur
Reviewed 21 October 2018 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

Date of experience: October 2018
2  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

Date of experience: September 2018
2  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

Date of experience: September 2018
3  Thank montagood
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

Date of experience: July 2018
2  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

Date of experience: January 2018
3  Thank Nezinomasis I
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