Sibiu is the capital city of Sibiu County and has 147.226 inhabitants.

Sibiu

Sibiu, Officinal Museum

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45,79834 N, 24,15194 E

The country's first pharmacy had been opened in 1494 in Sibiu. The German doctor, the begetter of natural sciences, Christian Friedrich Samuel Hahnemann(1755-1843) worked here for one and a half year. The museum is located in a XVth century building in which since 1568 a drug store was operating. The museum had been established in 1972 and currently there are more than 6000 exhibits, these come from 32 city's 67 drug stores.

The exhibition tour comprises three sections: Oficina (the shop) presenting Viennese furniture; The laboratory presenting pieces and devices from different epochs as pots made out of wood, china and glass, copper and alloy mortars, scales, weights in Viennese system, technological devices used by physicians, chirurgical kits, 17-19th centuries microscopes (the oldest item is a copper mortar dated in 1597) and the Homeopathy sector presents specific kits, bottles and homeopathic products.

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Open hours:

Summer schedule (21.III-21.X)

Tuesday-Sunday: 10.00-18.00

Monday: closed

Winter schedule (22.X-20.III)

Wednesday-Sunday: 10.00-18.00

Monday and Tuesday: closed

Contact

Tel : 0040-269-218-191

We can assure quide in: English, French, Germain, Italian

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