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Welcome to the German Primate Center

The German Primate Center is one of currently 96 research and infrastructural institutions of the Leibniz Community. More than 400 employees work and research in Göttingen and at four field stations abroad in the areas of Infection Research, Neurosciences and Primate Biology.

If you would like to learn more about us, we look forward to seeing you on a guided tour or at one of our events.

You may subscribe to our free magazin DPZ aktuell or order brochures. Should have any question, please do not hesitate to contact our Public Relations Department!

Eine Führung durch die Primatenhaltung

Guided Tours

We regularly offer guided tours that usually start with a talk about our research areas followed by a visit to the outdoor facilities of our primate husbandry.

More about our guided tours

Cafeteria CaPri. Photo: Studentenwerk Göttingen

Cafeteria CaPri

Our cafeteria CaPri is managed by the operator of the canteen at the Max Planck Campus and offers, in addition to two hot meals daily, various hot and cold beverages as well as a variety of snacks, sandwiches, cakes and ice cream.


The photo shows magazines

Magazine "DPZ aktuell"

Here you can find more information on our magazine "DPZ aktuell", which reports research highlights, portraits of employees or news from our field stations. The magazine is partly translated to English and can be subscribed for free!

More about "DPZ aktuell"


Heike Klensang Communication +49 551 3851-121 Contact