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COLOGNE MUSEUM OF MEDICAL HISTORY
A short journey through the history and archaeology of early medicine.
Discover the small but exquisite Museum of Medical History in the heart of Cologne's Old Town! Enter the history of medicine and gain interesting impressions of the magical herbal knowledge of the Celts, the high art of healing of the ancient Greeks and Romans, and the fascinating medicine of the monasteries.
Let our audio guide take you on an exciting journey through time. Or enjoy a lively 90-minute private tour in an exclusive group.
As we close at times (up to 3 hours) for guided tours and events, it is always a good idea to book in advance. That way you have guaranteed access. Special wishes, questions or interests? Just ask... We look forward to your visit!
The museum remains temporarily closed due to repair work.
We recommend making a reservation.
Closed on public holidays. Closed during guided tours.
- Limited number of visitors (max. 4 for round trip with audioguide)
- Reservations always have priority.
- No admission guaranteed without a reservation.
- No admission during guided tours and events.
- Free multilingual audio guide available in 7 languages. Download the app MUSEUM2GO from the AppStore or the Google Play Store or borrow a device on site.
Tour with audio guide
€ per Person
Discover the exhibition with the audio guide app MUSEUM2GO. Free of charge in the Google Play Store and the App Store. Available languages: German, English, French, Dutch, Italian, Polish and Spanish.
*) The following persons are allowed a discount on presentation of a valid ID: pupils, students, trainees, volunteers, Voluntary social year, senior citizens (65+), severely disabled persons with an accompanying person as well as Köln-Pass holders.
Children under 12 are only admitted if accompanied by an adult. Parents are liable for their children. Please note that some of the topics in the exhibition may be shocking for children.