The founder of Anthroposophy described its objectives as follows: "Anthroposophy is a path of knowledge that would guide what is spiritual in man to the spiritual in the universe". The word anthroposophy means literally "wisdom of man"; today it signifies "consciousness of man"s humanity".
As center for the worldwide activities of the Anthroposophical Society, the Goetheanum has set itself the task of nurturing a free cultural and spiritual life.
The objectives of the Free University of the Humanities at the Goetheanum is research in the spiritual domain. This implies the founding of a spiritual view of life and a spiritual basis for science, art and religion. Around 120 courses, conferences and congresses take place every year at the Goetheanum.

Location:
Out of the Jura landscape, six miles to the south of Basel, the Goetheanum rises from the Dornach hill.

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Address:
Rüttiweg 45
Dornach
Switzerland


Visitor Information


Telephone Number: 41 (0)61 701 42 42
Fax: 41 (0)61 701 43 14
Email: sekretariat@goetheanum.org
Transportation: By train: from Basel SBB direction Laufen to Dornach-Arlesheim and by local bus 66 to the "Goethanum"
By tram: no. 10 fromt Aeschenplatz in Basel to Dornach-Arlesheim und local bus 66 to the "Goetheanum"
The details, dates, and prices mentioned here were accurate at the time of publication.

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