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World history on your doorstep

Not just on our doorstep, but right in the middle of it: The MDR podcast Weltgeschichte vor der Haustür is our guest.

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Kita Voßstraße aus der Vogelperspektive mit solarpanels auf dem Dach
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New solar system: green electricity for daycare centres and after-school care

The Day Care Centre of the Francke Foundations was the first of a total of 40 buildings in Halle to receive a solar installation from the municipal utilities.

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Die Fassade des Historischen Waisenhauses

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The new image database of the Francke Foundations

Browse through the history of the Foundation and find your new favourite picture!

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[Translate to Englisch:] Menschen liegen auf dem Kunstrasen im illuminierten Freylinghausen-Saal

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Highlights in the apple grove: new film about the illuminated Freylinghausen Hall

Revel with us in memories of the colorful apple grove of the Museum Night

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Eine Person zeigt einer anderen im Lesesaal der Bibliothek ein Bild am Rechner

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New postdoctoral fellowship promotes networked research in Halle, Gotha and Wolfenbüttel

A new fellowship program of the Francke Foundations, the Gotha Research Center of the University of Erfurt, and the Herzog August Library Wolfenbüttel enables research under particularly family-friendly conditions.

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325 Years of the Francke Foundations: The founding privilege online

Take a look at the founding privilege of the Francke Foundations and explore its radiance right up to our present day.

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Members of the Alliance of Early Universal Museums learn about the history of the Wunderkammer in Halle during a guided tour with the director.

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New film: The treasures of the Wunderkammer

In our new video, Foundation Director Prof. Dr. Thomas Müller-Bahlke inspects a wondrous table.

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[Translate to Englisch:] neue Upcycling-Station im Krokoseum

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Keychain Halle Museums - pay once, save nine times

Successful joint action of the Museum Network enters the third round.

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