27. March 2019

Guid­ed tours at DLR Stuttgart

DLR Stuttgart
DLR Stuttgart
Credit: DLR/FrankEppler

DLR Stuttgart

Ap­prox­i­mate­ly 700 em­ploy­ees work in the re­search fields of aero­nau­tics, space, en­er­gy, trans­port and se­cu­ri­ty at the DLR site in Stuttgart-Vai­hin­gen.

The German Aerospace Center (Deutsches Zentrum für Luft- und Raumfahrt; DLR) site in Stuttgart offers groups of interested visitors the chance to find out about DLR and its work as part of scientific information events.

After a brief introduction to DLR and the Stuttgart site, attendees visit two to three selected institutes that are accessible on the requested date.

More information about the Stuttgart site and its institutes can be found here.

Key points at a glance

  • The tours are free and last around two hours.
  • They are held exclusively upon prior registration and appointment.
  • The tours are given in German, or English by prior arrangement.
  • Due to limited space in the laboratories and testing facilities, as a general rule, group size is restricted to a maximum of 15 to 20 people.
  • Guided tours cannot be offered to individuals.

When you send your visit request, please include a list of participants with the following information: first name and surname, nationality, date of birth and place of work/university/employer. This information must be provided in full no later than four weeks prior to the date of the visit. Otherwise, the tour cannot be carried out. We also need a mobile telephone number in case we need to reach you on the day of the tour. Places can only be allocated up until the time of the internal security checks. Admission onto the DLR site in Stuttgart is not possible without a prior, complete list of participants.

Legal information for groups of visitors

Guided tours of DLR cannot form part of any commercial activities or offers. Due to its internal processes, DLR may reschedule or postpone events at any time. DLR will, of course, inform affected groups of visitors of changes to the schedule as quickly as possible. DLR is under no obligation to provide a tour in a particular way or at a particular time. As such, DLR asks for your understanding that any costs incurred, such as cancellation fees, cannot be reimbursed.

We would also like to point out that photography and filming is prohibited on DLR’s Stuttgart site.

  • Jens Mende
    Cor­po­rate Com­mu­ni­ca­tions Stuttgart and Ulm
    Ger­man Aerospace Cen­ter (DLR)

    Com­mu­ni­ca­tions and Me­dia Re­la­tions
    Telephone: +49 0711 6862-229
    Fax: +49 0711 6862-636
    Pfaffenwaldring 38-40
    70569 Stuttgart

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