Cultural programme

We have put together a cultural programme for Saturday afternoon.

You can choose from the following tours

Please register for the tour you would like to go on when you register for the symposium. We kindly ask you to pay the fee for your guided tour in advance together with your conference fee.

We reserve the right to cancel a tour at short notice if there are too few participants. In this case, money already paid will be refunded.

Bremen City Tour

Saturday March 2, 2019 from 15:00 to approx. 17:00

Take a guided walk through the historic centre of the Free Hanseatic City of Bremen and explore its special attractions. The Market Place with its magnificant Town Hall and stone statue of Roland - on the list of UNESCO World Heritage Sites since 2004 - is Bremen's 'gute Stube', or parlour, and certainly one of Germany's most beautiful squares.

A tour of Bremen is not complete without a visit to the famous Bremen town musicians, of course, and a further stop is the idyllic 'Schnoor', Bremen's oldest surviving quarter.

  • Starting point: Roland statue on the Market Place
  • Begin: 15:00
  • Duration: approx. one hour
  • Price: €5

Guided tour of Town Hall

Saturday March 2, 2019 from 14:45 to approx. 15:45

It doesn't matter whether you are a frequent visitor to Bremen or in the picturesque hanseatic city for the very first time, Bremen Town Hall in the market place is always worth a visit. Enjoy the wonderful architecture of this UNESCO World Heritage Site and learn something about Bremen's history of the past 600 years during the hour-long tour. The guided tour is available in German or English.

  • Starting point: Town Hall, entrance on the cathedral side of the building, next to the statues of the horses & riders (small door on the left next to the showcase)
  • Begin: 14:45
  • Duration: approx. one hour
  • Price: €5

Bremen's House of History

Saturday March 2, 2019 from 15:00 to approx. 16:00

Experience a museum with a difference. The House of History brings the history of Bremen from the 17th to the 20th century back to life again. A whole host of well-known Bremen personalities accompany you on your hour-long journey through Bremen's past and tell you about its history.

  • Starting point: Bremen House of History (Geschichtenhaus), Wüstestätte 10, 28195 Bremen
  • Begin: 15:00
  • Duration: approx. one hour
  • Price: €5
Bremen Town Musicians
Bremen Town Musicians
Bremen Town Hall
Bremen Town Hall
Bremen House of History
Bremen House of History