Weimar 2019 - Venue

The workshop will be held at the MFPA facilites in Weimar, Germany

Coudraystraße 9
99423 Weimar


How to go there

Weimar is a small town located in the middle of Germany. It is easily accessible from the highway A4 or by train via Erfurt. International airports include Leipzig-Halle, Berlin and Frankfurt.

By air

You can check connections to the following airports. Below you will find infos on their distance to the venue, airport code and website for further information:

Leipzig-Halle Airport (LEJ)
~120 km

Berlin Schönefeld (SXF) and Tegel (TXL)
~220 km
www.berlin-airport.de (Schönefeld)
www.berlin-airport.de (Tegel)

Frankfurt Airport (FRA)
~276 km

By train

Train timetables and tickets can be obtained from the Deutsche Bahn website: www.bahn.com

By car

Weimar can be reached conveniently via the highway A4. The venue, MFPA facilities, are located in the Coudraystraße 9. A parking garage is located around the corner in the Gerhart-Hauptmann-Str.

Hotel booking

Here you will find some suggestions for hotels near the venue. Alternatively, the workshop participants can book hotels via other online booking sites. 

Hotel Anna Amalia (recommended)


Hotel Anna Amalia

Geleitstr. 8-12

99423 Weimar

Tel.: +49 (0)3643 49560



Hotel Alt Weimar


Prellerstraße 2

99423 Weimar

Tel: +49 3643-8619-0

Fax: +49 3643-8619-10




Hotel Amalienhof


Amalienstraße 2

99423 Weimar

0049 (0)3643 – 5490

0049 (0)3643 – 549110





Weimar – Between Goethe’s beauty and Buchenwald’s lessons

Weimar is a small town, which is home to both a very rich cultural history as well as important memorial sites from World War II. Among the most famous writers, musicians and artists to live in Weimar were Goethe, Schiller and Liszt. The origins of the Bauhaus can also be found in Weimar along with remnants of the Nazi era, including the work camp Buchenwald. The tower of Buchenwald can be seen from the rooftops of Weimar.