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Museum of Soap and History of Dirt

Closed Now: 10:00 - 18:00
Open today: 10:00 - 18:00
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Well worth the tour.

I visited this museum as part of a business trip in the Bydgoszcz area. It was a very worthwhile... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Oxford, United Kingdom
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You will never take soap for granted again

On a side street from the Rynek, with a storefront entrance, you might overlok this unique museum... read more

Reviewed 5 October 2018
Toronto, Ontario
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Do you know who was the dirtiest king in a human history? When the first soap was produced? What is soap made of? All of that and much more you will get know in Museum of Soap and History of Dirt. We are pleased to invite you to one of the most...more
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Dluga 13-17, Bydgoszcz 85-034, Poland
+48 52 515 70 15
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

I visited this museum as part of a business trip in the Bydgoszcz area. It was a very worthwhile stop on a guided tour around the town. The museum is an interesting little collection of exhibits related to cleaning. Of note though: the displays are...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This was included in a guided tour. It was interesting but a bit unusual. The tour guide was knowledgeable.

Thank PaulW3587
Reviewed 5 October 2018

On a side street from the Rynek, with a storefront entrance, you might overlok this unique museum. Don't. The guides told amusing stories of the dirty habits of past generations, and then progressed to the history and uses of soap. There is an interesting collection...More

Thank babcia2015
Reviewed 29 September 2018

The tour is entertaining, informative and practical - on top of that you come away with your own soap! What's not to like?

Thank Alnis
Reviewed 30 August 2018

Absolutely must see while in Bydgoszcz! It's a unique and interesting experience, made with heart and knowing what modern tourist needs. Highly recommended, no matter what age you are :)

Thank natansalda
Reviewed 23 August 2018 via mobile

Had a great visit and loved making my own soap . Great staff who made it fun and also we learnt a lot about hygiene and washing clothes in Europe’s history periods Great fun !

Thank 43davidthomson
Reviewed 10 August 2018 via mobile

Went with a group, we weren't sure what to expect. Staff were amazing, we really enjoyed it!! Very professional staff in such a small venue, well worth the visit

Thank Graeme D
Reviewed 20 July 2018 via mobile

You start your excursion by an introduction and a workshop of making your own soap. After that, you get a tour around the museum and can learn a lot of interesting information about the history of dirt and soap. A great place to visit for...More

Thank ilz_p
Reviewed 16 July 2018 via mobile

We came first to visit and then returned for the only english tour . Los of fun facts about habits of cleanliness over the centuries and more recently in Poland. Fun and interesting

Thank Marilyn B
Reviewed 1 June 2018 via mobile

On a recent trip to see our friend in Poland she said she had arranged a trip to this museum, to which I was sceptical but was actually really impressed. We had an English tour with a guide who was both funny and informative. You...More

Thank wayne h
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