MUSME - Museum of the History of Medicine of Padova, Padua

4.5
Science Museum · Hidden Gem · History Museum
Educational and interactive, MUSME - Museum of the History of Medicine of Padova narrates the development of medical science from the ancient times until the present day. Within a 15th-century building that once served as a hospital, the museum displays books and scientific instruments used over the past century. Designed to be innovative, immersive, and interactive, the museum also features scientific games and medical simulations that will take you on a journey through history--and through the human body. You'll be able to learn about various organs, listen to the sound of the human heart, and discover the secrets of microbes and bacteria living inside the human body. Buy your ticket online to save time and skip the line on the day of your visit. Work out when and for how long to visit MUSME - Museum of the History of Medicine of Padova and other Padua attractions using our handy Padua travel planning website.
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  • I wasn't sure what to expect, but I'm glad I searched out and found this lovely museum. There were very few visitors when I was there, but it's well worth the time.....it's a mix of history about...  more »
  • As Padua has one of the most known Medical Universities in the world, the museum of history of medicine is a must visit. It is focused on children and young people so there are many interactive...  more »

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