Fagus Factory

Hannoversche Straße 58
D-31061 Alfeld-Hannover
Tel.: +49 (0) 5181-79-0

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UNESCO Visitor Centre

The new Visitor Centre in the historical Chips House is a new attraction in the Fagus Factory. Following highlights are on offer:

  • Visitors can gain information on innovative media stations about the history and present of the UNESCO World Heritage Site Fagus Factory.
  • A 3D visualisation presents the different construction phases.
  • Informative films show today’s activities in the areas production and culture. 
  • A large-sized media wall invites you to discover national and international UNESCO World Heritage Sites which can be assigned to the various site countries on an active station.
  • A digital research station offers further information on different topic areas linked with the factory.
  • The UNESCO Visitor Centre is presented in German, English, French and Spanish.
  • The innovative technology and the structure of the exhibition enthuses both the individual visitor and groups and offers for school classes an eventful out-of-school place of learning.

The architecture and conception of the exhibition were realised by the exhibition planning office ikon in Hanover.

The UNESCO Visitor Centre was supported by:

European Union European Fund for Regional Development, Avacon AG, BürgerStiftung Alfeks, Klosterkammer Hanover, Landschaftsverband Hildesheim, Lower Saxony  Bingo-Environment Foundation, Lower Saxony State Office for Monument Preservation, Lower Saxony Sparkasse Foundation, Sparkasse Hildesheim, Foundation Lower Saxony