Workshop Perception and Action, March 30 - June 4, 2010

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Workshop Perception and Action

DFG-Forschergruppe 560 "Wahrnehmung und Handlung"
Alexander-von-Humboldt-Foundation (Transcoop program)

Giessen University, Rauischholzhausen Castle
May 30 - June 4, 2010

Arriving Castle Rauischholzhausen, traveling by plane or train

The address of the castle is

Schloss Rauischholzhausen
35085 Ebsdorfergrund-Rauischholzhausen
(in Rauischholzhausen, follow the signs „Festhalle“ – this will take you to the parking lot)

From Frankfurt Airport / Frankfurt main train station:

Upon arrival at Frankfurt Airport, follow the signs "Train stations". Go to the local train station (sign "Local trains" or "Regionalbahnhof") and take a train to Frankfurt main station (Frankfurt Hauptbahnhof). The train (S-Bahn) to Frankfurt Main Station always leaves from Track 1 and takes approx. 10-15 minutes. You have to buy a ticket for the train (S-Bahn) either in the ticket office (you can use your credit card there), or at one of the vending machines. Your final destination will be Marburg (Lahn).

From Frankfurt main station there are trains to Marburg (Lahn) every hour (usually from track 13 or 14). The train takes approx. 65 minutes.

Information about the trains schedule can be found at

From Marburg main station you should take a taxi to Rauischholzhausen. Taxis either wait outside, or you can turn right after leaving the station by the main entrance and enter the bureau of UNICAR-Taxi. Tell the staff that you would like to go to Schloss Rauischholzhausen. The fare is between 20 and 30 Euro per person. Please ask for a receipt!