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International Hippocratic Foundation of Kos (outside Kos Town)

International Hippocratic Foundation of Kos (outside Kos Town)

This living museum is a tribute to the herbal remedies discovered and administered by Hippocrates, the father of Western medicine and a native of Kos. Sprawling gardens feature natural herbs to treat everything from colds to mental health problems. Rare species can also be found here. Take a tour of the museum featuring busts of Hippocrates and important texts from the 17thC.

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Platani, Kos

22420 22131

info@hippocraticfoundation.org

hippocraticfoundation.org

Opening Hours - Winter
1 November - 31 March
  • Monday-Thursday: 10:00-17:00
  • Friday: 10:00-22:00
  • Saturday/Sunday: 10:00-20:00
Opening Hours - Summer
1 April - 31 October
  • Monday: 10:00-16:00
  • Tuesday-Thursday: 10:00-20:00
  • Friday: 10:00-22:00
  • Saturday/Sunday: 10:00-20:00

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