From a small back building workshop in Berlin to a global firm - there are few industrial corporations that can look back on such a long history of success as we can. Through this website, we invite you to take a fascinating trip through nearly 170 years of Siemens history.
October 20, 2016 – New biography of Werner von Siemens just published
Werner von Siemens was a pioneer of modern technology and one of the most important entrepreneurs in German history. With his groundbreaking innovations in communications and power engineering, he helped shape people’s everyday lives. Together with his brothers William and Carl, he laid the foundation for the global company that evolved into today’s Siemens AG. A new biography of Werner von Siemens has just been published by the C.H. Beck publishing house in Munich – just in time for the commemoration of his 200th birthday on December 13, 2016.more
The Siemens Historical Institute is moving to Siemensstadt-Berlin. Due to the preparations for the move, we can no longer respond to inquiries addressed to Corporate Archives. In addition, the archives will be closed until January 2017. Until then, neither visits nor research will be possible. We apologize for any inconvenience.