In the late 19th and early 20th century, scientists took decisive steps towards a deeper knowledge of how the human brain and the nervous system function. Perhaps the most important pioneers of neuroscience was Santiago Ramón y Cajal (1852-1934), who received the 1906 Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine for his research about the nervous system.
We welcome you to an exhibition where you can get a sense of what it feels like to attend the gala. The food, the clothing, the decorations and the laureates’ speeches are in the spotlight.
In december Nobel Prize Museum is opening a new exhibition about the Nobel Banquet and the importance of shared meals. Now everyone can take part in building the exhibition.
Our current thematic exhibition is about Nobel Prize-awarded achievements that save lives, feed humanity, protect the planet and bring people together – achievements crucial to our world and our future.
An exhibition in collaboration between Médecins Sans Frontières/Doctors Without Borders and Beckmans College of Design to bring attention to the fact that life saving medicines still aren't available for everyone.