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Collection Online

Information for online searches

A large part of the objects in the Deutsches Hygiene-Museum’s collection is publicly accessible online via a digital platform:


  • The offer is continually expanded with monthly data updates. There are many different ways of searching for objects.
  • Using * to search for text segments can be useful.
  • The search field ‘Reprovorlage vorhanden’ provides information on the inventory of the image department.
  • Please note that text searches can only be made in German.


If you have any questions about search options, please email: sammlung@dhmd.de


The data (texts and images) accessible in the online collection are copyright protected. All reproduction, presentation, broadcast, linking and rental of the data without the consent of the Deutsches Hygiene-Museum is prohibited.


Translation by Stephen Grynwasser