Humboldt Forum


Interviews, films, columns and latest reports on the Forum's historcial site, construction, exhibitions and events – stories by artists, scientist and the people behind the scenes.

Tea house (rendering)
December 18, 2019

A Tea House for the Humboldt Forum

The winning design of the URA architects from Japan is implemented: construction began in November 2019.

Story: Die akustische Spur_Keyvisual
November 29, 2019

Following in the (sound)tracks of Bayume Mohamed Husen

Post-colonial research in Berlin’s Lautarchiv

Spiral projection
October 31, 2019

Experiments in the Palace

When the Humboldt-Universität moves into the Humboldt Forum in 2020, it won´t be the first time ist has moved into the palace. Almost exactly 100 years ago they were already there.

Humboldt Forum
October 17, 2019

Humboldt Forum will open in stages from September 2020

On 26 June 2019, the Board of Trustees of the Stiftung Humboldt Forum im Berliner Schloss (SHF) decided to open the Humboldt Forum in stages from September 2020.

„Die Architekten“ (The Architects)
October 14, 2019

“The Architects” Have Been Installed

Art on the construction site at the Humboldt Forum: although only on a temporarily basis, the large-format installation was on display for the first time on the occasion of the 250th anniversary of Humboldt’s birthday.

Foyer with the Comograph and the Eosander Portal
September 16, 2019

Photo gallery: “Still young at 250! Celebrating the Birthday of Alexander von Humboldt”

Impressions from the celebration of Alexander von Humboldt's 250th birthday.

Humboldt’s objects of knowledge
September 14, 2019

Humboldt’s Objects of Knowledge: Collecting in a Global Age

Keynote speech by historian Miruna Achim of Mexico City on occasion of the 250th birthday of Alexander von Humboldt.

September 14, 2019

Live streaming – Humboldt Conexión

14 September 2019, 6 pm (CEST) – Expert discussion on Humboldt’s networking methods and networked way of thinking with live video connections from Berlin, Novosibirsk and Bogotá.

The Safe Door in the Berlin Exhibition
June 18, 2019

The safe door moves into the Humboldt Forum

As the first object of the Berlin exhibition, the door of the techno club "Tresor" moved into the Humboldt Forum on 18 June 2019.

View from south-west
June 12, 2019

Humboldt Forum in the Berlin Palace: Status of the Construction Measures