Nacht der Forschung – what is it?
On 28th September 2018 numerous scientific and cultural organisations in Heidelberg – as well as the TECHNOSEUM in Mannheim – opened their doors late into the night.
From 3.00pm till midnight, visitors were able to experience numerous exciting events that offered unique insights into the variety of international research taking place in and around Heidelberg.
Admission to all events was free.
Learn more about the event and the programme of 2018. Art exhibitions, performances, panel discussions, movies, concerts and many other great events encouraged visitors to experiment, discover and be amazed. Nacht der Forschung aims to improve people’s understanding of science and research. Curiosity and the urge to explore aren’t exclusive to research organisations; they are a part of each and every one of us. Set out on a thrilling expedition and discover your curiosity!
In addition to insights into their individual subject areas, participating organisations offered a variety of formats, ranging from concerts to scientific experiments. If you were interested in a specific area of research, the orogramme could be tailored to match your interest.
Nacht der Forschung Heidelberg / Mannheim 2018 is a part of European Researchers‘ Night, an EU-finded initiative taking place on 28th September in approximately 300 European cities. In 2018, Heidelberg is one of three locations in Germany that have been selected for EU-funding.