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The Science Center

A unique 25,000 m² world of knowledge and experience is opening with 275 interactive exhibits, four creative studios and nine labs as well as an observatory and an extraordinary Space Dome with spectacular live science demonstrations. Welcome to the new experimenta!

Travellers' Choice Award 2020

Travellers' Choice Award 2020

We received an award from our visitors on the Tripadvisor portal. Many thanks.

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"familien-ferien" in Baden-Wuerttemberg

We have been awarded the seal of approval "familien-ferien in Baden-Wuerttemberg".

The worlds of

Questions move the world - which ones move you? Get the answers to your questions!
Many surprising answers await you at 275 interactive kiosks in our exhibition. In the Creative Studios, you can also pursue your own ideas and projects. Off to the Worlds of Discovery!


The worlds of

Spectacular science demonstrations in 3D and 360-degree surround screens - our Science Dome is a unique space in which to experience high-tech without visual limits. Our observatory also gives visitors a breath-taking look at the universe - and younger visitors will also find exciting shows in our experiment theater. 

The worlds of experience

The Research

We learn best by doing – and in the process discover how things work! This is why the focus of our eight labs and experiment kitchen is on exciting experiments and tests. Actual hands-on work is done in the Maker Space - and in the Forum, we discuss the big topics of the future in science.

to The Research Worlds


The following contents are in German, as the events / courses themselves take place in German.
  • Jugend forscht Logo
    1067 Anmeldungen für Jugend forscht in Baden-Württemberg

    Für den Jugend forscht-Wettbewerb 2021 gingen in Baden-Württemberg 1067 Anmeldungen verteilt auf 587 Projekte ein. Das Bundesland liegt damit bundesweit bei der Teilnehmerzahl an dritter Stelle.

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    experimenta richtet Landeswettbewerb Jugend forscht aus

    Das Science Center experimenta ist zusammen mit dem Landesverband für naturwissenschaftlich-technische Jugendbildung (natec) ab Januar 2021 Patenunternehmen des Wettbewerbs Jugend forscht in Baden-Württemberg. Ein erster Höhepunkt der Kooperation ist die Ausrichtung des Landesentscheids vom 22. bis 24. März 2021 in Heilbronn.

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  • Jungforscher Moritz Wolf und Antonio Schmusch
    Licht aus, bitte! Experimenta unterstützt Forschung zu Lichtverschmutzung

    Beleuchtete Gebäude, Straßenlaternen, Autoscheinwerfer – oft ist es gar nicht richtig finster in der Nacht. Das kann für Mensch und Umwelt schädlich sein. Die beiden Jungforscher Moritz Wolf und Antonio Schmusch widmen sich deshalb dem Thema und werden dabei von der experimenta unterstützt.

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  • Finale des Vorlesewettbewerbs 2019/2020 im Livestream erleben
    Finale des Vorlesewettbewerbs 2019/2020 im Livestream erleben

    Lesen bedeutet das Eintauchen in andere Welten, es ist ein Weg zu Fantasie und Wissen. Und beim Vorlesen wird das Lesen zum Gemeinschaftserlebnis. Am 25. November ab 14:30 Uhr kann dies jeder erleben.

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  • Members of European network Ecsite to meet in Heilbronn in 2022
    Members of European network Ecsite to meet in Heilbronn in 2022

    Around 1,100 experts and science professionals in the field of science communication are meeting in Heilbronn in the summer of 2022. The Science Center experimenta is hosting the annual conference of the influential network Ecsite (European Collaborative for Science, Industry & Technology Exhibitions) and its 350 member organizations.

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