Location


    Strasbourg Summer School - Strasbourg, France, 29 June - 3 July 2020


    Welcome to Strasbourg !

    Its magnificent Cathedral, its fine food, "La Petite France" the typical quarter beloved of the tourists, not to mention the Grande-Ile, a UNESCO World Heritage site, have given it its reputation as a city anchored in History and Tradition.

    Located in the "Esplanade" district, the Central Campus is near Strasbourg historical center. Also called "Esplanade Campus", it is the main University of Strasbourg Campus, regrouping University headquarters and many University of Strasbourg elements (including the "Tour de Chimie"), as well as the main part of the research units. Several independant high schools are present as well (Ecole Supérieure des Arts Décoratifs de Strasbourg and INSA).


    Conference venue

    The conference will be held at the European Doctoral College building in the central campus of the University of Strasbourg (46 Boulevard de la Victoire, 67000 Strasbourg).


    Campus map


    1 : European Doctoral College (46 Bd de la Victoire, 67000 Strasbourg)
    2 : Chemistry Tower (1 Rue Blaise Pascal, 67008 Strasbourg)
    3 : Restaurant "le 32" (Boulevard de la Victoire, Strasbourg)


    Social program map

    Here are 3 proposed routes to get to the European Council (Av. de l’Europe, 67000 Strasbourg)


    Route 1 : replacement bus + tram E


    Route 2 : walking + bus 72 or L6


    Route 3 : walking


    Conference dinner map


    1 : European Doctoral College (46 Bd de la Victoire, 67000 Strasbourg)
    2 : Restaurant "la Bourse" (Place du Maréchal de Lattre de Tassigny, Strasbourg)


    How to get to the Conference Venue ?

    From the airport

    • Take the shuttle train until the terminus Strasbourg Railway Station (see here)
    • Take the tram line C, direction "Neuhof Rodolphe Reuss" and get off at the stop "Observatoire".

    From the train station

    Take the tram line C, direction "Neuhof / Rodolphe Reuss" and get off at the stop "Observatoire".

    From a bus or tram station

    The Central Campus is situated near the tram station "Observatoire" on lines C and E.
    Please check the map of the city network Here

    By car

    Coming from the North, on highway A4 :

    • Follow the directions to "Kehl".
    • After the tunnel, stay on the left and follow the direction "Esplanade".
    • Turn left and cross the Pont du Danube.
    • Go straight on Rue d’Ankara and on Rue de Leicester.
    • Turn left to rue de Londres.
    • At traffic light, go straight across avenue du General de Gaulle and the tram rails.
    • Enter the Place d’Athènes, which is in front of the Campus Central.

    Coming from the South, on highway A35 :

    • Take the Exit "Place de l’Etoile-Neudorf", stay on the left lane.
    • Follow the direction to Kehl.
    • Continue as described above (directions for coming from the North on highway A4).

    Important information !

    There will be roadworks during the summer school, impacting the tram routes. As a result, there won’t be any tram circulating between the stations "Republique" and "Observatoire". Replacement busses will be put into circulation.

    You can read the document below for more details.

    PDF - 291.1 ko

    The map of the central campus is available here.


    Photos by Jonathan Martz and Geneviève Engel.