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In the new part of the Congress Centre Würzburg a board informs visitors about the sensational discovery of the X-Rays on November 8, 1895 made by Wilhelm Conrad Röntgen and the Roentgenmemorial, that is just 500 meters away from CCW in the building of the former Institute of Physics of the University Würzburg. […]

Röntgen moves to CCW


The European Physical Society (European Physical Society, EPS) honored on 7 June 2016 the place where Wilhelm Conrad Röntgen on 8 November 1895 discovered the X-rays as a “Historic Site”. It is the third “Historic Site” in Germany, in Europe 29 places are awarded. With this award, the EPS recognizes the […]

Roentgen Memorial awarded as Historic Site




120 years ago, Prof. Röntgen made his sensational discovery of the X-rays. To remember his work, the Röntgenkuratorium Würzburg e.V. (a non-profit organization) together with the city of Würzburg, University Würzburg and University of Applied Sciences Würzburg-Schweinfurt are inviting to celebrate the International Day of Radiology (IDOR) at Prof. Röntgen’s […]

Würzburg will celebrate #IDOR2015




On the occasion of the 120th anniversary of the discovery of y-rays the Röntgen-Gedächtnisstätte website is now available in a new layout in German and English language.

New Website