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Museo Medico Tommaso Campailla

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Address: Ex Ospedale Campailla | Piazza Campailla, attigua P.za Matteotti, 97015, Modica, Sicily, Italy
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+39 338 487 3360
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The museum, which preserves the stoves and the theater of the medical...

The museum, which preserves the stoves and the theater of the medical philosopher, is localized in a XVI century historical building , built to house the first hospital in the town, "Santa Maria della Pieta , then later became Sifilicomio Campailla and finally Campailla Hospital. The best hospital for the treatment of syphilis until '40 , where people came from all over to take advantage of valuable therapies. The itinerary inside the structure stretches along four exhibition rooms: the room of the "Barrels", the Doctor' room , the Anatomical Theatre and the Museum of Medicine. The room of the "Barrels" is the oldest and the most precious of all the site , where the anxiety gave way to hope. Here they were subjected to the benefits of the treatment of syphilis

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The old hospital has displays of old medical instruments and treatments. For a physician it is so very interesting.

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 11 March 2016
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 March 2016

The old hospital has displays of old medical instruments and treatments. For a physician it is so very interesting.

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 November 2012

interesting inside in this museum that shows all the old techniques of the medicine in sicily,is worth a quick visit.

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