Making knowledge accessible and inspiring people to learn is something that we, as a university city with a long history, feel strongly about. Jena has a long tradition as a city of learning. This is reflected in the range of activities available for school groups and field trips.
Attractions & museums
Touch, see, hear, experience and explore – the best way to convey knowledge to schoolchildren is to appeal to all their senses. The museums and attractions in Jena are the perfect places to arouse children’s interest in learning.
Sport, nature & adventure
Jena is not only a city of science and research, it also offers lots of activities and beautiful scenery. In our range of outdoor activities, you are sure to find just the thing for young adventurers!
Jena University and Jena University of Applied Sciences
Jena is the ‘city of science’, a title it was officially awarded in 2008. We want to encourage young people to get interested in science so that we can continue to excel in this field for years to come. It’s especially important for schoolchildren to be aware of the educational establishments and study options available to them. Jena offers young people excellent opportunities for academic study. Find out more about Jena University and Jena University of Applied Sciences.