2010 - Official opening of the EMBL Advanced Training Centre in Heidelberg
2006 - Construction of the new Advanced Training Centre starts in Heidelberg
2001 - International Technology Transfer Center is built on Heidelberg campus.
1991 - Construction of EMBL's NMR facility begins.
1988 - EMBL's Operon conference centre and seminar facilities are built at Heidelberg. The first EMBL childcare facilities are opened.
1984 - Construction of EMBL guest houses for visiting scientists and newcomers begins.
1978 - Scientists move from temporary facilities into the newly completed laboratory at Heidelberg.
1975 - Construction of the Heidelberg laboratory begins.
1971 - Heidelberg is chosen as the site for EMBL's main laboratory.