The Siemens Healthineers MedMuseum in Erlangen takes you on a fascinating journey through the history of medical technology – from electrical stimulation therapy in the 19th century or the early days of X-ray technology and laboratory diagnostics to today’s leading technologies. Each of the around 200 exhibits tells its own intriguing – and in many cases, surprising – story. Come and see them for yourself!

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old xray machine with lighning

In the early days of X-ray technology, an examination was always accompanied by an impressive fireworks display.

Szintigramm Leber und Milz
The image is an abstract representation of internal organs painted in the 1970s in the style of pointillism.
Vierzellenbad-Einrichtung Pantostat
This gentleman is enjoying a professional hand and foot care treatment with the Pantostat.
The device shown in the photo is an inkjet printer.
In the 1950s, Siemens-Reiniger-Werke launched a special portable radio designed to make examinations more comfortable for patients.