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/

Next activities

July 21th - October, 16th 2017


The GWC wishes you a sunny and refreshing semester break!

28th of October

Guided City Tour

A guided city tour around the historical down-town of Frankfurt for all international researchers and their families. The tour includes a visit to the prize winning Commerzbank Tower.

9.45 am - 3.00 pm

Information yet to be released.

16th of November

Orientation Day

An indispensable introduction to Goethe University‘s administrative structure and units for international newcomers.

9.00am - 12.30pm

Information yet to be released.