Industry and Modernity in Chemnitz (excursion for international PhD and PostDocs only)

chemnitz nacht
Foto: Thieme

In June we will visit the third biggest city of Saxony – Chemnitz. This city is known as the “Modern City”, because it emerged in a time of industrial modernity, which continues to inspire the dynamic development of business and science in Germany today. We will get to know more about its history and present in a guided city tour as well as in the Saxon Museum of Industry. This museum offers a lot of interesting data on the history of businessmen and workers in Saxony as well as typical Saxon inventions. We will also enjoy some fine art in one leading German art collection of the 20th century, named the Gunzenhauser museum. This museum visit will round up a great day in this varied city!

Day: Saturday 28th June 2014
Time: 08.30 a.m.
Costs:  15,00 Euro
Meeting Point:  Main Station, in front of the tourist information
Register until 1st June 2014 via

Please note: This is an activity from the cultural program of the Welcome Center. The program is supported by the DAAD (German Academic Exchange Service) and therefore only open to PhD students and PostDocs. Only persons with confirmed registration can take part in this excursion.

More information about Chemnitz:

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