Coca, opium poppy, mushrooms and tobacco: objects in the Ethnologisches
Museum and Museum für Asiatische Kunst tell of how these and other
substances were and are used medicinally, ritually or just for pleasure.
Presenting pipes, enemas, paintings, photographs, videos and drug
containers, the tour conveys the various cultural meanings of
intoxication and drug use.
It deals with economic aspects, legalization
debates, addiction prevention as well as the "War on Drugs" and its
links to colonialism and racism.