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Münster, a city in the state of North Rhein-Westphalia in the northwest part of Germany is home to the University of Münster (Westfälische Wilhelms-Universität Münster).


Majority of the conference events will take place in the Botanicum located next to the Münster castle.



 The Münster castle lies on the edge of the old city center which is surrounded by the Promenade.
Münster Schloss
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Explore Münster

Münster is the bicycle capital of Germany and you can rent a bike and explore the city. The Promenade is a bike path which encircles the city center and is a convenient way to get around the city.

  •  Aasee:  The Jugendherberge is located on the Aasee, a big lake which forms Münster's most central local recreation area.  It offers a whole range of interesting leisure activities - from a walk to a sailing trip to a visit to the Allwetter zoo.
  • City Center:  Main sights in the city center include the Münster Cathedral (St. Paul's Dom), Prinzipalmarkt - the main shopping street, and St. Lambert's Church. The hostel is only a 15-minute walk from the Domplatz.
  • Schloss:  Right next to the Botanicum is the botanical garden and the Münster castle, which houses the administrative offices of the university. 


Bike Rental

You can also rent Lime and Tier scooters on the go with their app.


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