The pharmacist through changing times

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An exhibition of the Brandenburg Pharmacy Museum in Cottbus.

Visit towards the end of the year 2019, the special exhibition on the history of development of the pharmacist profession and the medicines of the 19th century. This exhibition gives an insight into the apprenticeship and apothecary days of Theodor Fontane before he gave up this profession in 1849 and became a freelance writer.


Adults: 5 Euro/6 Euro with food tasting
Reduced: 2.50 Euro
Children: 1.50 Euro

Guided tours

Tuesday to Friday 11 am and 2 pm
Saturday and Sunday 2 pm and 3 pm
or by appointment

Contact and information

Brandenburg Pharmacy Museum in Cottbus e.V.
Altmarkt 24
03046 Cottbus
T. +49 (0) 355/2 39 97

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All information subject to change, as of February 2018.
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