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

Excursion to the Rhine Valley

We are happy to announce the first excursion of the upcoming winter term. On October 24, we will visit the beautiful Rhine Valley. Please register by e-mail to until October 15.

We are looking forward to meeting you and your families! Further Information can be found here

Photocompetition 2020

The Goethe Welcome Centre is again looking for your favourite photography of Frankfurt or Hesse under the motto “The World at Home in Frankfurt”!
More Information on the competition can be found here