The Museum of Pharmacy
Byssus. Medicine from rooms of natural history – conference
Byssus cloth, also known as “marine” or “sea silk”, is a rare fabric that is made using the byssus of pen shells as the fiber source. A piece of this unique fabric will become a part of the collection of the Museum of Pharmacy in Warsaw.
The Museum of Pharmacy nominated for the EMYA 2019
The Antonina Leśniewska Museum of Pharmacy, a branch of the Museum of Warsaw, has been nominated for the European Museum of the Year Award. Since 1977 EMYA’s aim has been to recognise excellence and encourage innovation in the European museum scene.