Merck KGaA

Merck KGaA

The headquarters of the Merck Group, the Darmstadt chemical, pharmaceutical and life science company, are in the northerly Frankfurter Strasse. The roots of the company go back to 1668, making it one of the oldest companies of its type in the world.


The leading science and technology company, operates in Healthcare, Life Science and Electronics. From developing precise genome-editing technologies to discovering unique ways to treat diseases and providing applications for smart devices, Merck is everywhere. Scientific research and responsible entrepreneurship are critical to Merck's technological and scientific progress. This principle has applied since the company was founded in 1668, and the founding family is still the majority owner of the listed Group today. Around 11,000 people are employed at the Group headquarters in Darmstadt.

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Frankfurter Str.250

64293 Darmstadt

+49 6151 720

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Darmstadt Shop Luisencenter
Luisenplatz 5
64283 Darmstadt 
Tel.: +49 6151 - 1345-13
Fax: +49 6151 - 1347-5858


Opening hours:

Monday to Saturday: 10 am to 6 pm


Shopping with the "Darmstadt Gutschein"

The vouchers worth 10, 25, 50 or 100 euros can be bought online and in the Darmstadt Shop and can be redeemed in about 60 shops and restaurants in Darmstadt.