Calendar of the Francke Foundations

Events

Highlights

Wege nach Weihnachten

20. December 2022

Eine musikalische Reisebegleitung zum Weihnachtsfest

The Power of Emotions

19. March 2022 - 05. February 2023

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An interactive course on emotions in our everyday lives that opens up surprising spaces for play and thought.

Johann Sebastian Bach: Christmas Oratorio BWV 248

08. January 2023

The wind ruffles the hair of the nine singers of the Stadtsingechor, who are standing in a row in their choirboy clothes in the Linde courtyard of the Francke Foundations.
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cantatas 4-6

Healing body and soul. Medicine and Hygiene in the 18th Century

02. May - 17. October 2021

[Translate to Englisch:] Das Kinderkrankenhaus auf dem Gelände der Stiftungen

In 1721, the foundation stone for the children's hospital in Germany was laid at the Francke Foundations. The 300th anniversary of this event is the occasion for the annual...

  

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Events

Thursday, 12/08/2022

Scholarship talks of the Dr. Liselotte Kirchner Scholarship programme

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2:30 pmTalkHouse 52
Thursday, 01/19/2023

Scholarship talks of the Dr. Liselotte Kirchner Scholarship programme

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2:30 pmTalkHouse 52

Exhibitions

The Power of Emotions

Annual Exhibition for young people

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19. March 2022 - 05. February 2023

Francke in Transition

Join us in designing the new exhibition on the founder of the foundation!

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11. September 2022 - 10. September 2024House 28

The power of Emotions. Germany 19/19

Travelling exhibition on the annual theme »Ganz im Affekt«

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06. October 2022 - 05. February 2023House 1 - Historic Orphanage

The Wiedmann Bible

at the Canstein Bible Institute, the first Bible Institute in the world

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10. November 2022 - 19. March 2023House 52

»God have mercy on the battered Bohemians«

300 years of Bohemian Bible printing in Halle

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18. November 2022 - 10. April 2023House 22

Cabinet of Artefacts and Natural Curiosities

3000 Wonders of the World

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House 1 - Historic Orphanage

Historic Orphanage

A castle built for education purposes

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House 1 - Historic Orphanage

Library Hall Kulissenbibliothek

»One of the best libraries of our time«

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House 22

Pietismus-Cabinet

Strength of the word

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House 1 - Historic Orphanage

Tour through the Cultural Monument

300 Years of Education in a Unique Architectural Landscape

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Waisenhaus-Cabinet

World change through human change

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House 1 - Historic Orphanage