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Permanent exhibitions

Präparat eines Dünndarmgefäßes
Einblick in den Präparatesaal

Tracing life

The museum takes its guests - in the spirit of Rudolf Virchow - on a "journey under the skin". 300 years of medical history await you with instruments, specimen and models of the human body.

Präparat eines Dünndarmgefäßes

Special exhibition

The brain in science and art

How does neuroscience want to solve the riddle of the brain? Art shows the brain as a projection surface for being human in all its dimensions.s.


Cancer arises unnoticed in one's own body as an existential threat. It thematizes the most diverse feelings associated with this topic. The exhibition explores these emotions.

Upcoming events

The Long Night of Science

22.06.2024, 5-00 pm


Gipsabguss einer kleinen Statue

On the historic Charité (Campus Mitte) you will find the Berlin Medical History Museum of the Charité. In our permanent exhibition "Tracing life" we offer you a walk through 300 years of medical history. Our special exhibitions focus on medicine in its historical dimensions and current references.

Einblick in die Hörsaalruine

Venue – Lecture Hall ruin

With the lecture hall ruins of the former Rudolf Virchow Lecture Hall, the Berlin Museum of Medical History has a breathtaking unique venue that has already provided an unforgettable experience for many guests from all over the world.

Lecture Hall ruin