The Wiedmann Bible
Exhibition at the Canstein Bible Institute
The world's only known Bible to reproduce the complete Old and New Testaments in 3,333 consecutive images.
Cabinet Exhibition »Gott erbarme sich der bedrängten Böhmen«
On the occasion of the 300th anniversary of the Bohemian Bible printing in Halle
The new cabinet exhibition in the Historical Library once again turns the page on a chapter of the Foundation's history and presents Bohemian book treasures from the collection.
Alliance of Early Universal Museums
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Solidarity with Ukraine
The Francke Foundations are shocked by the news that has reached us from Ukraine. We condemn the military attack on a sovereign state, the violation of international law and the escalation of violence and call for an immediate end to the fighting.
The Thalsaline. Halle and Salt around 1700
An online exhibition with 3D models of the salt boiling huts in the Wunderkammer
We have recorded the salt boiling hut models from our Cabinet of Artefacts and Natural Curiosities point by point from the roof to the foundation and transformed them into an interactive 3D model that makes the process of salt production visible. In a digital story, we invite you to take a tour of Halle as a city of salt boiling in the early modern period.