Osnabrück is a dynamic city offering a broad range of cultural activities. The city is located in lovely surroundings with great possibilities for excursions. In addition, the university offers a wide range of leisure activities.
Arts, culture, cinema
Cultural life is rich in Osnabrück. The city provides an online calendar of events to advertise interesting events. You will also find a program of the city’s theatres and cinemas on the internet.
• City of Osnabrück calendar of events
• What’s on at Osnabrück Theater
• What’s on at the cinema
Getting to know Osnabrück
Getting to know Osnabrück individually
You can also discover Osnabrück by yourself. The surrounding area is particularly inviting for trips and visits, whether on foot, by bicycle or on roller blades.
• Rollerblade routes
• Hiking routes
• Bicycle tours
Churches and religious congregations
You will find information about Osnabrück’s churches and religious communities on the website of Osnabrück Diocese and the ecumenical website. There are also student parishes at the University.
Calendar of events
Osnabrück University’s quarterly calendar of events advertises public events at the University, such as symposia, lectures, seminars, concerts and excursions. It can be obtained from the Press Office or downloaded from the internet.
International Office’s cultural program
During the lecture period, the International Office organizes cultural activities for international students. International scholars are equally welcome. The cultural program offers excursions, hikes, bike rides, trips to the museum or theater, and much much more.
Music at the University
Can you play an instrument? Do you sing? If so, you might like to become involved in the University Choir, the Chamber Choir, the Collegium Musicum or the Big Band. You are more than welcome! Please visit the university music website for more information.
University Sports Program
The University Sports Center offers a wide range of sporting activities every semester.