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.

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

Erstmals, wenn auch nur vorübergehend, war die raumgreifende Installation „Die Architekten“ im Humboldt Forum zu erleben.

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

Visiting the depot
June 4, 2019

Against the current: Francis La Flesche and the „Umóⁿhoⁿ“ (Omaha)

An inside look at preparations for one of the first temporary exhibitions.

View of the foyer from above
May 28, 2019

Orientation through cutting-edge technology

An LED tower in the foyer, a listening chamber under the domed hall: Modern technology will guide you through the Humboldt Forum.

Guidance system
May 15, 2019

The Palace of the Republic in the Humboldt Forum

Twelve tracks and an extensive collection will in future be reminiscent of the most important prestige building in the GDR.