History of Medicine – Thematic Visit
  • on site

This visit looks at the permanent collections through the eyes of medicine starting with the Greek physicians up to 18th Century Florence.

The visit highlights the development of obstetric medicine through the use of anatomical wax models and pharmacy through chemistry benches and portable medicine boxes. Start time is per request and availability.

Start time is per request and availability

Duration: 90 minutes

Costs for scholastic groups: € 3,00 + Museum entrance fees

Costs for small groups and private visits: Museum entrance fees + a flat rate of € 65,00 for the activity

For groups and private visits advanced reservations are required by calling +39 055 265311 (Monday-Friday 09:00-17:00) or by sending an email to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..
To guarantee social distancing within the museum halls, bigger groups will be split in smaller groups.

Recommended for those with an interest in medicine and the scientific method