- Combination of two National Monuments:
- Equipment (“Groussgasmaschinn”), classified in August 2007
- Building (Gas engine building), classified in November 2018
- For the Science Center, these two National Monuments will be the historical pillars testifying to the technological and scientific prowess and evolution of the beginning of the 20th Century
August 2007The “Groussgasmaschinn” large gas engine of 1940 – 42 is classified as a national monument
October 2007Creation of the Groussgasmaschinn, the not for Profit Institution which later evolved in the Luxembourg Science Center - Groussgasmaschinn
April 2011Creation of GGM11, the privately held corporate entity, the original sole finance and future concept development arm of the Luxembourg Science Center
Mai 2011Dismantling of two 1931 Diesel engines of the Junglinster Radio Luxembourg original broadcasting station
February 2012Start of the restoration and decommissioning work of the Groussgasmaschinn.
- Development concept of the Science Center through analysis of more than 70 Science Centers around the world to determine “best practices” and develop and implement of a program with the specific purpose to promote and raise awareness of science and technology in professional orientation
Mai 2016Start of the restauration of the “Leiderbud” building to house Phase 1 of the Science Center
March 2017Unofficial opening of the Luxembourg Science Center reserved for school groups
4 October 2017Grand Opening of the Luxembourg Science Center for the general public and for students, elementary, high school and colleges.
June 2018Launch of ESERO Luxembourg, a professional development program for Luxembourg teachers and STEM awareness raising with ESA, the Ministry of the Economy and the Ministry of Education
November 2018The adjacent gas engine building (erected in 1905) is classified as a national monument
September 2019Official launch of the Professional Discovery Project