Cultural Program and Excursions

Cultural Program

Wondering what student life is like in Germany? In addition to our academic courses, the Architecture and Urban Design Summer School features a fun social and cultural program to help you get the most out of your study abroad experience! We will take field trips to important architectural sites in Frankfurt and Offenbach, as well as have some fun outside the classroom enjoying the summer weather and learning more about German culture. Take a look at some examples of the events you can participate in during the summer school.

  • Frankfurt City Tour
  • Welcome Dinner in a traditional Frankfurt Apple Wine Pub
  • Climbing Park (High Ropes Course)
  • Day Trip to Marburg
  • Reception in the Frankfurt City Hall (Römer)
  • German Folk Dance Class
  • Tour Apple Wine Distillery

Optional Weekend Trip to Berlin

Join us for a weekend in Germany's capital city! We will travel with the ICE train to Berlin from Friday, July 19 through Sunday, July 21, 2019. The price is €200 and includes high speed train tickets, two nights in a youth hostel with breakfast, and a walking tour of Berlin. Please note, we reserve a limited number of spots for the Berlin trip (max. 10 places on a first come, first served basis). If you are interested in going, please indicate this on your application to reserve your spot!

Activities for the social and cultural program are subject to change.