KNOWLEDGE & EXPERIENCE

There is nothing more exciting than our nature. In the numerous special exhibitions of the show, we will present you some of the most extraordinary minerals, gems and fossils that have evolved and been preserved in the course of the 4.6 billion years of earth history. Together with many hands-on activities for children, workshops and lectures, we do not just want to impart knowledge but to make the fascination of the earth tangible.

Zugspitze - the fallen summit

It must have been a deafening crash that frightened the inhabitants of Loisachal at that time, nearly 3.000 years ago. With a unimaginable roar broke the summit of the Zugspitze off and rushed madly into the valley - a deadly avalanche made…

Hands-on activities

A whole host of great hands-on activities await our little visitors again this year. In addition to lovely memories, with many offers they can also take home real natural treasures! Splitting fossils Uncover real fossils just like the…

Forum Minerale

In the Forum Minerale visitors can expect a varied programme with lectures, podium discussions, films and presentations. In addition to the special exhibition themes as well as the general market happenings you will get exciting first hand…

The treasures of the Wittelsbach

As part of the 100th anniversary of the Free State of Bavaria, the cultural historical special exhibition at the fair this year is dedicated to the “Treasures of the Wittelsbach” The history of the Bavarian royal family stretches around…

The stone that fell from the sky

The meteorite from Mauerkirchen is, with its documented 21,3kg weight, the largest stone meteorite to have fallen on the former Bavarian territory. That was 250 years ago on 20 November 1768. At that time, scholars puzzled over where…

Elements - The beauty of chemistry

It looks complicated and looks anything but aesthetic: The Periodic table represents all chemical elements with increasing nuclear charge (atomic number) and according to their chemical properties in periods as well as major and minor groups.…

Zugspitze - the fallen summit

It must have been a deafening crash that frightened the inhabitants of Loisachal at that time, nearly 3.000 years ago. With a unimaginable roar broke the summit of the Zugspitze off and rushed madly into the valley - a deadly avalanche made…

Hands-on activities

A whole host of great hands-on activities await our little visitors again this year. In addition to lovely memories, with many offers they can also take home real natural treasures! Splitting fossils Uncover real fossils just like the…

Forum Minerale

In the Forum Minerale visitors can expect a varied programme with lectures, podium discussions, films and presentations. In addition to the special exhibition themes as well as the general market happenings you will get exciting first hand…

The treasures of the Wittelsbach

As part of the 100th anniversary of the Free State of Bavaria, the cultural historical special exhibition at the fair this year is dedicated to the “Treasures of the Wittelsbach” The history of the Bavarian royal family stretches around…

The stone that fell from the sky

The meteorite from Mauerkirchen is, with its documented 21,3kg weight, the largest stone meteorite to have fallen on the former Bavarian territory. That was 250 years ago on 20 November 1768. At that time, scholars puzzled over where…

Elements - The beauty of chemistry

It looks complicated and looks anything but aesthetic: The Periodic table represents all chemical elements with increasing nuclear charge (atomic number) and according to their chemical properties in periods as well as major and minor groups.…