What do climate change and species extinction have to do with the crisis of democracy?
Global environmental changes not only pose a threat to the very basis of our livelihoods; they also have far-reaching repercussions for the political and social structures of societies. The Humboldt Lab’s inaugural exhibition After Nature deals with the interdependencies of climate change and the loss of biodiversity and with worldwide challenges to democratic principles of order.
The crisis of nature is closely interlinked with societal crises. The liberal model of society, for example, with its promises of progress and prosperity has brought about enormous changes in people-environment systems.
And it has led to considerable inequalities, both within societies and between countries. The exhibition puts together in the form of a modern chamber of curiosities an entire range of research approaches to these and other current issues and relates them to positions from the history of science.
- Language: English, German
- Timed ticket required
- Free admission
- wheelchair accessible
Opening hours from 02.01.2023
Wednesday to Monday from 10:30 am – 6:30 pm, Tuesday is regular closing day.
We join in! Museum Sunday at the Humboldt Forum. Free admission. Experience Museum Sunday at the Humboldt Forum every first sunday. For an exciting start to the month, you can visit the following exhibitions with family and friends free of charge: BERLIN GLOBAL. As always, these exhibitions are admission-free all year round: the Humboldt Laboratory with the exhibition After Nature, the Ethnological Museum and the Museum of Asian Art. For Museum Sunday, time slots for all the above exhibitions can be booked here via museumssonntag.berlin. Remaining tickets will be available at the box office.
We look forward to your visit!
Special opening hours
24.12. closed (Christmas Eve)
25.12. 12 - 18 hrs
26.12. 12 - 18 hrs
31.12. closed (New Year's Eve)
01.01. 14:00 - 18:00 (New Year)
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