Celebrating 50 years of underground space development and research

Looking forward to the NXT 50 years

Creating a unique environment for systemic change

“Innovation, inspiration, and demonstration of underground spaces”

Taking part in the HAGERBACH NXT 50 series of webinars will broaden your understanding of the role of underground spaces in helping humankind sustainably develop on this planet and eventually future planets.

Hagerbach Test Gallery is the home of Mission Earth First supporting the vision of linking underground space and outer space from the understanding that Earth counts and must come first!

June 18, 2021, from 9.30-10.00 CET (Main Stage) "Mission Earth First - Launch celebration at Hagerbach NXT 50 Festival" Earth’s survival is priority number one, and that’s why Mission Earth First connects underground space with outer space, going beyond the obvious and promoting the planning of sustainable underground spaces. The festival will be the symbolic launch of Mission Earth First. June 18, 2021, from 15.30-16.15 CET (Live-Stream) "Because earth counts!" Live-Stream out of the Hagerbach Test Gallery. ETH students show their award-winning concepts for self-sustaining communities in Hagerbach.

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HAGERBACH NXT 50 celebrates the 50th anniversary of this unique underground facility.