Medicine in old St. Gallen

Beschreibung

Join us on a medical history tour through St.Gallen. Find out who founded the oldest hospital in Switzerland, why a hospital was more than just a hospital, how Vadian and Paracelsus related to each other. What did young embroiderers suffer from? Where did St.Gallen women give birth? What did the city authorities do in the interest of public health? What was done to stay healthy; we will tell you serious and funny anecdotes.

Duration: approx. 1.5 hours

Language: German

Meeting point: Tourist Information, Bankgasse 9 (Stiftsbezirk), 9001 St. Gallen

Note: Minimum number of participants required. The maximum number of participants is 20. Please book a private tour for groups of 6 or more.

Join us on a medical history tour through St.Gallen. Find out who founded the oldest hospital in Switzerland, why a hospital was more than just a hospital, how Vadian and Paracelsus related to each other. What did young embroiderers suffer from? Where did St.Gallen women give birth? What did the city authorities do in the interest of public health? What was done to stay healthy; we will tell you serious and funny anecdotes.

Duration: approx. 1.5 hours

Language: German

Meeting point: Tourist Information, Bankgasse 9 (Stiftsbezirk), 9001 St. Gallen

Note: Minimum number of participants required. The maximum number of participants is 20. Please book a private tour for groups of 6 or more.

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