Hidden behind the walls of the St. Victor Institute, the Meduceum (Museum of Medical Education) traces the rich history of the care of the sick. The collection of medical and nursing equipment from hospital sister Alena, is a good example of this evolution.
The entire life course and the achievements of doctor Paul Janssen, Turnhout's honorary citizen and greatest Belgian ever after Father Damian, unfold themselves behind this wall. Discover the importance of this world citizen and his team in the pharmaceutical developments.
Visit the Mudeceum with a guide
Individual visits to the Mudeceum are not possible.
Book a group visit with a guide.