The Oberursel Bee Research Institute


The institute is located in Oberursel in the traditional location in the Karl-von-Frisch-Weg. There are labs, offices, a workshop and some bee colonies in the institute’s garden. The apiary is used by scientists for research and by the beekeepers of the institute for queen breeding. At the institute in Oberursel courses for bachelor and master students are held and tours for school classes are arranged. Science and beekeeping are united under one roof. The institute is equipped for the research with

  • a cell culture lab
  • electrophysiology labs
  • a histology lab
  • a molecular biology lab (S1)