Hall with people at a party

Your event at phaeno.

New Year's reception, gala dinner, company meeting, Christmas party, anniversary - our special event locations will turn your company event into a very special occasion.

We also offer the perfect setting for private celebrations for an event that will be remembered for a long time to come.

At phaeno, there are extraordinary rooms for every occasion. The unusual building designed by star architect Zaha Hadid provides a particularly attractive setting and creates interesting spatial experiences. Inspire your guests at this exclusive and extraordinary location!



Your event in the centre of the experimental landscape.

An event directly in the phaeno is a very special spatial experience and very impressive for guests. The unique building designed by star architect Zaha Hadid turns every event into an unrivalled experience. The experimental stations in the immediate vicinity are ready for exciting discoveries.

Usable area: approx. 500 m², expandable up to 1,800 m²

Event location Exhibition space

Seating for a lecture with a robot

Banqueting level.

The so-called banqueting level is suitable for conferences and workshops through to cosy evening events. The large parabolic window facing south in the front area provides ideal daylight. The rear part of the banqueting level offers an impressive view of the entire experimental landscape.

Capacity: up to 160 people


Details of the banqueting level

Scientific theatre.

The Science Theatre with 205 seats meets all the requirements for lectures, seminars or readings. Participants have an excellent view of the action. The room is already equipped with the appropriate equipment such as a large screen, projector, loudspeakers and various adjustable lighting elements.

Usable area: approx. 570 m² (stage approx. 55 m², foyer approx. 15 m²)

Details Science Theatre

Ideas forum.

The glazed area on the ground floor, the so-called Ideas Forum, offers space for up to 150 people. The perfect event location for a champagne reception, a product presentation or a workshop.

Usable area: approx. 230 m², outdoor area can be booked in addition

Details Ideas Forum

blue illuminated, futuristic building

Further services.

From catering to entertainment.

We take care of the conception of your event.


If you wish, we can take care of the catering for you and your guests. We have been working with a reliable catering service for many years. All rooms can be set up accordingly and catered for - whether finger food, buffet or drinks.

Technology and light illumination

We provide support in both consulting and realisation - we have also been working with a professional in audio and video for many years. Projectors, lecterns, microphone systems, whiteboards, screens and modern flipcharts are available in all rooms.

We put your event in the right light and take care of the lighting - both outside and inside.


We organise internal or external entertainment programmes. Book one of our phaeno shows or workshops. You need a DJ, a band, a cocktail bar or similar.

Feel free to contact us. We will be happy to advise you so that your event is a complete success.

TIP: phaeno Special.

Guided tour of the phaeno: architecture and exhibits

In a short introduction by a member of staff, you will learn more about the special architecture and also about some of the highlights of the exhibition. Afterwards, everyone can explore the exhibition or special areas on their own. On request


  • from 20 persons
  • Monday to Friday 17:00 - 19:00 or
  • Saturday and Sunday from 18:00 to 19:00

and by arrangement.


Your streaming event live from the phaeno Science Theatre.

In the phaeno Science Theatre, we offer a digital platform for live communication from presentations and talks to conferences.


More about our streaming packages

Streaming services explained

Further exhibitions

all exhibitions
Life Permanent exhibition
Kapla 01. May 24 — 04. August 24
Worlds of mirrors 01. May 24 — 31. December 24
The world of phenomena Permanent exhibition
Children's area Permanent exhibition