Persons who have had contact with a person with a confirmed infection with the corona virus or who have stayed in a risk area designated by the RKI in the last 14 days may not enter the DESY premises in Hamburg or Zeuthen. You are requested to contact the local health authority. Only after a 14-day self-isolation, symptom-free persons can enter the campus. This applies to DESY employees, service providers and guests.

Detailed rules can be found in the DESY Guidelines.

Information on the daily designation of international risk areas can be found on the following website: > Risk areas

Information for Visitors

DESY guided tours

There will be no DESY tours until 31 October 2020. At present, we assume that all DESY visits can take place as agreed from 1 November 2020.
Visitors who want to change their booking of a DESY guided tour, please contact for Hamburg and for Zeuthen.

Public Events

All public evening lectures are currently not taking place and will be postponed to a later date. We will inform you about new dates in time.

The DESY Science Cafés will not take place until further notice.

The DESY Photowalk and DESY DAY have been cancelled.

DESY School Lab

DESY School Lab physik.begreifen is closed for visitors and will probably reopen in August 2020.

Alternative offers for young and old