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Deutsches Hygiene-Museum

Lingnerplatz 1, 01069 Dresden, Saxony, Germany
+49 351 48460
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Public health museum.
  • Excellent57%
  • Very good28%
  • Average11%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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Lingnerplatz 1, 01069 Dresden, Saxony, Germany
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+49 351 48460

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Reviewed yesterday

Don't leave Dresden without have visited this museum!!! The name can make a small missunderstaning: the focus of the museum is the human body, how it work, his perceptions in relation with science, history and culture. Very interesting historical material, very modern presentation and an...More

Thank silviaflwr
Reviewed 30 June 2017

It was quite a struggle to find this museum. Not just us but also other people asking us the way. I loved the museum. BUT I can read the German. My friend rented the English audioguide but found that it was not informative enough. There...More

Thank Renate V
Reviewed 24 June 2017 via mobile

Situated around 15 minutes walk from Old Town this is housed in a fairly large building. The displays are broken down into various sections relating to living and dying, eating and drinking and movement plus a few others. There is also a children's section housed...More

Thank PeterHillsLewes
Reviewed 4 May 2017 via mobile

only very basic info in English (vast majority of items are described solely in German, some interactive displays have English version), shortage of audioguides in English and Polish (the only one that we had for our family ran out of battery after 5 minutes or...More

Thank 71asmo
Reviewed 11 April 2017

The name doesn't have much to do with what is inside this very severe building. I was lucky to arrive on a Friday, as tickets were half price. Even better, tickets are valid for 2 days. There were 2 temporary exhibitions, which were in both...More

Thank Judith N
Reviewed 15 March 2017

This museum answers all you ever wanted to know about human being! And offers special exhibitions as for example "Shame - 100 reasons to blush". Special exhibitions may vary, so get your infos beforehand. And plan to stay at least 2hrs, or even more!

Thank Adrian B
Reviewed 11 March 2017

I lucked out and visited on Family Day, which meant the museum was free, although I did contend with a lot of children. :p I got the chance to check out the Language and 100 Reasons to Blush exhibits. Both were fascinating, and had a...More

Thank GirlinHamburg
Reviewed 6 March 2017

this place is just science magic ... something not to be missed when you have kids who need to learn and want to explore ... I love this place and like coming back here whenever I can

Thank ManiN4
Reviewed 5 February 2017

If you don't speak any German the permanent exhibit might be a bit tough, most of the information is only in German. Overall that exhibit seems a bit outdated in how it is displayed but it does have some interesting old pieces of medical equipment....More

Thank GinnyShoe
Reviewed 9 January 2017 via mobile

Not really a 'hygiene' museum - more a biological one, but very interesting. A few of the rooms were closed during our visit but the rooms we did see were interactive, informative and interesting. Most descriptions were in German and English and we thoroughly enjoyed...More

Thank kjwarriner
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