New Institute’s Building

The structural extension of the Helmholtz Institute Jena (HI Jena) began in October 2019 with a groundbreaking ceremony joined by guests from BMBF, the Federal State of Thuringia, the University and the City of Jena, and GSI.

The building was ceremonially opened for use on 3 November 2022 by representatives from the State of Thuringia, BMBF, and the Helmholtz Association, as well as from GSI and the University of Jena.

Click here for a timelapse video of the construction progress.