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

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Next activities

Sat., 18.05.2019:
Frankfurt City Tour

GWC invites you to a guided city tour around the historical downtown of Frankfurt for international researchers and their families. The tour will start with a climb on to one of Frankfurt’s highest towers, the MAIN TOWER. Following we will visit the newly reconstructed historical down town. After exploring downtown Frankfurt, we will have lunch together in one of Frankfurt’s most beautiful traditional taverns.


9.45 am Meeting at entrance to U-Bahn station “Taunusanlage” in front of Deutsche Bank

1.30 pm Traditional Hessian Lunch

3:00 pm End of City Tour

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