2007 will be held in Dornburg near Jena. The city of Jena is located
in the East of Germany close to Weimar (about 30 km), the cultural
capital of Europe in 1999. From outside Europe, the best way to
Jena is via the international airports in Berlin, Frankfurt or
Munich (München). From each of these airports, Jena can be
reached within 2 to 4 hours by high-speed ICE trains. There are
also local airports at Leipzig, Erfurt and Nuremberg (Nürnberg).
For WG2007 conference participants rooms have been provisionally
reserved in the following four hotels in Jena. Please mention 'WG2007'
when booking your room.
A list of further hotels in Jena can be found here.
center is located in Dornburg 10 km
outside Jena. Dornburg is more than 1000 years old and has three
fascinating palaces located on the steep slope above the Saale
river, namely the impressive structures of the Renaissance and
rococo palaces and the old palace which is also the conference
center. In the Renaissance palace one can visit the room where
Goethe once stayed. The historic palace gardens are also well worth