Pharmacy museum

Museum education

Balsam as an ancient remedy

Visitors in a gripping and educational way are informed about the beginnings of Riga Black Balsam (previously – Kunce`s balsam) manufacturing, its known ingredients, origin of herbs, their collection and effect on the human body. There is the possibility to see herbs in exposition and a little garden in the museum yard. While visiting the alchemic laboratory, there is the possibility to taste balsam and herbal teas.

Target auditory: individuals from 18 years of age
Group size: up to 20 people
Program duration: 45 min
Excursion language: Latvian, Russian, English, Polish
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