The Red Crayfish Pharmacy dates back to the 16th century in Bratislava and since then many renovations have taken place which have transformed the building to its current beautiful state.
However, the essence of the original pharmacy- like its original cast-iron sign, fittings and furnishing make it a walk through the 15h century. The place was converted to a museum in 1953 and showcases old china, wooden and glass containers which were used during those times.
The building itself showcases a merge of medieval construction with the older classic design.
- Adults: Euros 4.30
- Reduced (children, students, pensioners): Euros 2.50
- Family ticket: Euros 8.60 children under 14 years
- School groups: Euros 1.30 per person, at least ten children
- Ticket is Valid for Museum of Arms.
- By Bus: At Zochova
- By Light Rail: At Kapucinska
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3.92% of people who visit Bratislava include Museum Of Pharmacy - Red Crayfish Pharmacy in their plan
33.33% of people start their Museum Of Pharmacy - Red Crayfish Pharmacy visit around 11 AM
People usually take around 30 Minutes to see Museum Of Pharmacy - Red Crayfish Pharmacy
95% of people prefer to travel by car while visiting Museum Of Pharmacy - Red Crayfish Pharmacy
Nice place! I got a ticket to the gate tower museum of arms and that got me in here too. The ladies working here are very nice, they don't speak much English but show even the remotest interest in what you are seeing and they will happily explain. I learned about Juniper seeds and "dragon's blood" 😂 Why not stop by - nice experience.
Small, but good value in that it combines with the military museum nextdoor. Staff speaks some English, so feel free to ask questions.
The only bad thing about this museum is that you'll never want to leave. At times I laughed, at times I cried, and made precious memories that will last a lifetime. Just remember to keep the door open when you enter, the pharmaceuticals need ventilation
Nice but nothing spectacular :)
Hogwarts vibes, good late night party's. Friendly inviting staff, always down for a good time.