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Real Bodies in Antwerp

The Antwerp Sports Palace is currently hosting the Real Bodies exhibition. The exhibition includes twenty real and perfectly preserved bodies as well as 200 anatomical objects. 

So far, the exhibition has attracted over a million visitors in 14 cities.  It includes a gallery entitled the Wunderkammer or Cabinet of Curiosities in which Flemish collector Leo Coolen reveals part of his private collection.  It includes specimens from the world’s largest penis collection as well wax representations of sexually transmitted infections.  Admission to this gallery is limited to the over 16s and visitors may choose to skip it altogether.

Real Bodies runs at the Sports Palace in Antwerp until 21 February 2021. Tickets are only available online.

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