experimenta gGmbH

Science Center and Teaching Laboratories in Heilbronn, Germany

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Contact:
Thomas Wendt
Tel: (+49) 7131 88795302, Fax: (+49) 7131 88795900
Email: thomas.wendt@experimenta-Heilbronn.de
Website: http://www.experimenta-heilbronn.de/
Adress: Kranenstraße 14, 74072 Heilbronn, Germany

Activities:
Biology, Chemistry, Physics, Engineering, Robotics

Brief description of activities:
experimenta is located in the heart of the city Heilbronn next to the river Neckar in an old reconstructed storage building and a newly built extension. The permanent 3000 sqm exhibition provides space for approximately 150 interactive exhibits on four themes: energy & environment (I), technology & innovation (II), man & communication (III) and man & recreation (IV) with additional space for temporary travelling exhibitions and the open air science garden. The talent factory complements the exhibition where visitors can define their individual talents in several hands-on workshops on media and engineering. experimenta also offers a wide variety of laboratory space with programs for school classes as well as individual talented pupils, covering kinder garden level up to senior high school. These programs address technology and all life sciences and also provide teacher training. experimenta is complemented with a shop with scientific and pedagogical games, a cafeteria and a conference centre.

Special international programs:
in preparation