Yesterday, on Sunday 27th March in the exhibition “The Celts – Druids. Princes. Warriors.” the World Cultural Heritage Site at the Völklingen Ironworks was able to greet its 70,000th visitor. In so doing the World Cultural Heritage Site at the Völklingen Ironworks reached its prescribed goal for the...

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The world’s largest Celtic exhibition is opening in the World Cultural Heritage Site at the Völklingen Ironworks.

From 20th November 2010 the World Cultural Heritage Site at the Völklingen Ironworks is to immerse its visitor in the world of the Celts. Over an exhibition surface of 6000 m² “The Celts....

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Sunday, 28th March 2010, from 10am to 7pm.

Entrance free


The World Cultural Heritage Site at the Völklingen Ironworks invites you to the “SaarLorLux Family Day”. This free entrance allows you to go on the great exploration tour of over 6000 metres of visitors’ paths in the Ironworks Park...

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The Paradise

A unique dialogue between industrial culture and nature


“The dialogue between industrial culture and nature is one of the most fascinating artistic themes in the contemporary acquisition of our civilisation. A central emotional theme of current photography is nature, as it conquers the shut-down...

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First ScienceCenter in the SaarLorLux region

On 28th March 2010 you can experience the fantastic world of iron at ScienceCenter Ferrodrom® and all of it at the Cultural Heritage Site at the Volklingen Ironworks. In a thrillingly playful way you can experience, over a space of more than 10000 mm²,...

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in the ScienceCenter - Exhibition: Your brain. think, feel, act.


“A crazy exhibition! I’ve never experienced so many compact, practical knowledge bearing units. Fantastic!  We really learnt a lot, listened, watched and felt. Many thanks for the great experience.” *
The World Cultural Heritage Site...

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Exhibition until 01 November 2010     

Not far from the World Cultural Heritage Site at the Volklingen Ironworks another lively cultural site of the 21st century has come into existence with the opening of the Centre Pompidou-Metz. Fascinating exhibitions of modern and contemporary art as well as...

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State Gifts. 60 Years of Germany


Due to significant public success the exhibition “State Gifts. 60 Years of Germany” has been extended to 5th September 2010. The World Cultural Heritage Site at the Völklingen Ironworks presents 187 state gifts from kings and state presidents of 75 countries. “State...

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An Exhibition in the context of “State Gifts – 60 Years of Germany” Völklingen – Peking (China)

28th March to 4th July 2010


Do you know the Lorelei? How many football clubs are there in Germany? What significance does football have? How do Germans face their past? How do we treat foreigners? What...

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An exhibition on State Security in the GDR


Exhibition at the World Cultural Heritage Site at the Volklingen Ironworks
27th May to 18th June 2010


Distrust, control and political oppression characterised the policy of the ruling SED (Sozialistische Einheitspartei Deutschlands - Socialist Unity Party...

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