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Free-time activities

In the following overview, you can find information about lecture schedules, exam periods, and semester breaks:

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Cultural activities by the International Office

During your studies, the FHWS International Office offers various cultural and leisure activities. The events for the current semester are published on this page shortly after the beginning of each semester.

October 2019

You are thirsty, you are new in town, and you are eager to meet new people and experience Würzburg's night life? Join us for a bar walk and get to know a number of ways for having fun in Würzburg.  

  • Costs: up to you
  • Registration by 09 October 2019 via E-Mail to welcome[at]fhws.de
  • Payment: -
  • Max. participants: unlimited
  • Meeting point: FHWS, Münzstraße 12, Würzburg

October 2019

We will travel to Veitshöchheim by ferry and visit their city highlight the rococo garden over there.

  • Costs: 13,00€
  • Registration by 03 October 2019 via E-Mail to welcome[at]fhws.de
  • Max. participants: no maximum
  • Meeting point: Kranenkai Würzburg

October 2019

We will visit Bamberg and visit the city‘s highlights (the cathedrale, gardens,…) and of course spend some free time over there.

  • Costs: 10,60€ per person
  • Registration by 09 October 2019 via E-Mail to welcome[at]fhws.de
  • Max. participants: -
  • Meeting point: central station Würzburg

October 2019

We visit the Schweinfurter Wildpark and then make a forest hike to a nearby beer garden.

  • Costs: none
  • Registration via E-Mail to welcome[at]fhws.de
  • Max. participants: no maximum
  • Meeting point: FHWS main entrance Campus I (Ignaz-Schön-Straße 11, Schweinfurt)

November 2019

If you like board or card games or similar activities, you should not miss out on our games night. We’ll provide a variety of games for every taste. So role the dice and play your trump card! 

  • Costs: -
  • Registration by 04 November 2019 via E-Mail to welcome[at]fhws.de
  • Payment: -
  • Max. participants: 30
  • Meeting point: FHWS, Münzstraße 12, Würzburg

November 2019

We will have a guided tour through the city of Würzburg by night!

  • Costs: none (paid by FHWS)
  • Registration by 20 October 2019 via E-Mail to welcome[at]fhws.de
  • Max. participants: -
  • Meeting point: Würzburger Dom

November 2019

Together we spend an afternoon bouldering at the Kletterzentrum in Schweinfurt. It's not required to bring climbing or safety equipments, just come in gym clothes. The group will get a discount of 10% but minimum of 10 people is required for this.

  • Costs: 8€ per person
  • Registration via E-Mail to welcome[at]fhws.de
  • Max. participants: 15
  • Meeting point: Kletterzentrum Schweinfurt

November 2019

The Würzburg Residence is one of the most important works of southern German baroque art. In 1981, UNESCO elevated the building to the status of a world cultural heritage site. Together we will join a guided tour held by the Schloss- und Gartenverwaltung Würzburg and discovering the Palace

  • Costs: 7,50€ per Person | Group of 15 or more 6,50€ per Person
  • Registration by 10 November 2019 via E-Mail to welcome[at]fhws.de
  • Payment: On the day
  • Max. participants: -
  • Meeting point: Würzburg Residenz, Residenzplatz 2, Würzburg

December 2019

From 29 November until 23 December there will be Würzburg Christmas Market and we would like to go and experience that together with you! Time will be announced soon.

  • Costs: 3,00-4,00€ per glass
  • Registration: not necessary
  • Max. participants: -
  • Meeting point: Würzburg Christmas Market

December 2019

We will go ice skating on the new ice rink in Würzburg. Hopefully we will even be able to go on the disco night.

  • Costs: 7,00€ per person (ice skates included)
  • Registration by 30 November 2019 via E-Mail to welcome[at]fhws.de
  • Payment: on the day
  • Max. participants: -
  • Meeting point: Nigglweg (in front of the rink)

December 2019

We will hike to Randersacker and maybe go to a restaurant over there to have lunch. Everyone can bring their own warm Glühwein (or other drinks) and christmas cookies to give the walk a christmassy touch.

  • Costs: none
  • Registration by 01 December 2019 via E-Mail to welcome@fhws.de
  • Max. participants: -
  • Meeting point: entrance FHWS, Münzstraße 12, Würzburg

January 2020

It is time for one more fun night before the exam period starts. We would like to recap your time in Würzburg while enjoying self-made cocktails before hitting town. Cheers!

  • Costs: 12,00€ per person (for snacks and drinks)
  • Registration by 06 January 2020 via E-Mail to welcome[at]fhws.de
  • Payment: on the day
  • Max. participants: 30
  • Meeting point: Student body room of the FHWS, Münzstraße 12, Würzburg

January 2020

It’s all the fun of paintball without the pain and the mess – Get ready for an exciting game of LaserTag where strategy meets physical challenges. Let the games begin!

  • Costs: 7,00€ per person/game
  • Registration by 13 January 2020 via E-Mail to welcome@fhws.de
  • Payment: on-sitze
  • Max. participants: 30
  • Meeting point: LaserTag Würzburg, Bahnhofplatz 2

Sports and free-time activities

Swimmer in pool
Swimmer in pool

Both FHWS sites in Würzburg and Schweinfurt have lots of options for spending your free-time.

Events in Würzburg

Events in Schweinfurt

Sport offers at FHWS

In addition to the sports offers at FHWS, both Würzburg and Schweinfurt have several sports clubs or gyms.