Town Hall Pharmacy (Raeapteek) is the oldest in Europe that has continually operated in the same premises. It was first mentioned in town records in 1422, when an apothecary by the name of Nyclawes was summoned to a session of the town's rulers; however, he was at least the third apothecary to have served Tallinn...
In addition to selling modern pharmaceuticals, the pharmacy also sells mementos of times past.
Perhaps you'd like a bottle of claret...?
Make sure you explore the back room, where you will find an exhibition on medicines and the pharmacy's stocks from the 17th to the 20th centuries.
The most famous of herbs and their history are displayed in the museum.
In the basement, you can test various herbal tea blends, picked from local fields.
Younger apothecaries can try being apprentices and fulfil the same tasks as in the olden days.
The oldest pharmacy in Estonia has become a major tourist attraction for locals and tourists alike for a quick photo or to grab the traditional Estonian drink.
One of the oldest apotheke in the worldö They still keep some of the original furniture and samples of the old medicineö
This is an interesting place to look at how things used to be. I spent about 20 minutes looking and feeling glad we have progressed a bit.