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Museum of Dermatology

  • Museums
  • Avenida da Liberdade/Príncipe Real
Museu da Dermatologia Portuguesa Dr. Sá Penella
Photograph: Rosa ReisMuseu da Dermatologia Portuguesa Dr. Sá Penella

Time Out says

This museum has hundreds of wax masks where it is possible to witness the dermatological effects of a number of diseases, especially syphilis. The collection, located in the Noble Hall of the Capuchos Hospital, is visited by medical students that want to dive into the collections didactic value.


Hospital de Santo António dos Capuchos
Alameda de Santo António dos Capucho
Opening hours:
Wed 2.30pm-6pm
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