Events and Excursions








Goethe University offers a wide range of events and excursions for its visiting scholars: The Goethe Welcome Centre organizes activities for visiting scholars and their families on a regular basis. Below are some examples of what you can find in our programme:

  • visits to tourist attractions in Frankfurt
  • day trips to the area around Frankfurt (in English)
  • international breakfasts and/or picnics
  • seminars on intercultural skills for Germany

Foto: Rainer Sturm/

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Thursday, 18th of October

Guided historical tour across Westend Campus

Did you know that Alzheimer was discovered on Westend Campus, that the main building was built by the world‘s biggest chemical trust of its time and served as the headquarters of the US Army in Germany after World War II? This and many more astonishing facts are waiting for you during GWC's Campus Tour.

4.00 pm - 6.00 pm

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