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Interesting combination of a church and a "Red Cross" museum...

Come to see how the sick and wounded were taken to the Hospital in old times... "Human Ambulances... read more

Reviewed October 30, 2016
Dafna O
,
Haifa, Heifa, Israel
Opportunity to see how sick and wounded were transported pre ambulance.

Small church across from Italy's version of Red Cross/ambulance service. Church itself is very... read more

Reviewed October 11, 2017
Serviceprof
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Columbia, South Carolina
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11 Oct 2017
“Opportunity to see how sick and wounded were transported pre ambulance.”
12 Jul 2017
“Small church with a small number of interesting hospital and post hospital, think hearse, displays.”
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Reviewed October 11, 2017 via mobile

Small church across from Italy's version of Red Cross/ambulance service. Church itself is very unassuming but the exhibits here are worth a peek. Multiple means of transporting sick or paralytic patients on display. Of course, if you succumbed to your injuries they have an ancient...More

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Reviewed July 12, 2017

Located next to the Cathedral and opposite an ambulance station, this church has a pretty altar but of more interest is the small number of displays showing the stretchers and other ways that injured people were moved to hospital. The horse drawn hearse was obviously...More

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Reviewed October 30, 2016

Come to see how the sick and wounded were taken to the Hospital in old times... "Human Ambulances", "Home treatment sets" etc.

Thank Dafna O
Reviewed April 1, 2016 via mobile

I wouldn't go out of my way to see it. The entire explanation was in Italian. There were the antique stretchers that were interesting. Allow about ten minutes to visit!

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Reviewed August 25, 2015

Even without the guide's explanation everyone will understand the big humanitarian meaning of this Chirch

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