International Guest House of the Martin Luther University Halle-Wittenberg and the German National Academy of Sciences Leopoldina

 

IBZ Georg Forster Haus

Welcome

Welcome to Georg-Forster-Haus, the international guesthouse of Martin Luther University Halle-Wittenberg and the German National Academy of Sciences Leopoldina. Our international guest house has comfortable accommodation for scholars and researchers from many countries who want to spend a period of research in Halle and is at the same time a place for intercultural and scientific exchange. These pages are meant to familiarize you with Georg-Forster-Haus and its rooms, and the events that are staged here.

Who was Georg Forster (1754-1794)?

Georg Forster ca 1785This scientist, circumnavigator, essayist, travel writer and democrat gathered experiences in many countries which made him one of Germany’s most eminent polymaths and writers in the period of late Enlightenment. More information on Georg Forster and his work is available from Georg-Forster-Gesellschaft.

Events

  • Closed for holidays

    From 22nd December 2016 to 4th January 2017.
    During that time our office will be closed.

Contact

Petra Lohse
Consultant – Services for international researchers, IBZ management

 

Phone: +49 345 55 28350
Email: info@ibz.uni-halle.de

 

Consultation hours daily from 8am to 10 am and by arrangement.