Plastination laboratory


Plastination laboratory

Located in Guben, to 3,000 sq.m. exhibition space, housed in a former cloth factory that has been renovated and equipped with the latest machinery and set up as a fully operational Plastination laboratory. This facility is designed to present visitors with comprehensive insights into the Plastination processes and various dissection techniques. Before the eyes of visitors, small and large anatomical specimens are created with state of the art technology

opening hours

Friday – Sunday
10am–6pm (last admission 4pm)
Monday – Thursday


Adults 12 €
Reduced* 10 €

* Reduced Admission: groups of 10 people or more, children** and young persons (from 7 to 18 years old), pupils, students (up to 30 years of age), severely disabled people, trainees, persons performing compulsory military service or civil duties, pensioners, unemployed people or those receiving social security benefits

Reduction upon presentation of valid ID or appropriate valid document only.

** ** Children up to 14 years of age: A responsible adult must accompany children under 14.

Free admission is offered

To body doners of the Institute for Plastination (with body donor card), for children up to six years of age, members of the media and for caregivers of disabled people if required (one caregiver per visitor, proof of necessity required)

Schedule a group visit

Groups of 20 or more may schedule a visit of the exhibition including an optional guided tour, on other days as well.

Guided Tours

Guided tours take only place for groups with a minimum of 10 people. Guided tours need to be booked in advance.
Per guided tour 70 EUR are charged in addition to the admission price. A guided tour takes approximately 2 hours. We recommend a group size of max. 30 people. For groups of less than 10 people a fixed price of 170 EUR is charged.

Please register groups for guided tours by telephone, personally, by fax or by e-mail.

Tel.: 03561 – 54 74 382

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Address & Directions

Plan your visit

03172 Guben

Guben is a small town located in the federal state of Brandenburg, directly on the German-Polish border.

By Car
The PLASTINARIUM can be reached by in about two hours (about 130 km/80 miles) from Berlin or Dresden.

By Train
Trains run every hour from Berlin to Guben. The PLASTINARIUM is very close to the Guben train station (3 min walking distance).

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