The Goetheanum Library has approximately 110,000 books.
Tuesdays 14:00 - 19:00
Fridays 14:00 - 18:00
2nd July – 20th July
30th July – 24th August
The Goetheanum offers a full-year study program, "Foundations of Anthroposophy," in English! (The full-time study overseen by the General Anthroposophic Section, is also offered in Spanish/Portuguese and German.) Students from around the world, of various backgrounds and ages, come for an academic year of Anthroposophic studies, including artistic classes.
There are 11 sections at the Goetheanum that offer conferences throughout the year, often translated or held in multiple languages. See the individual websites for current programs.
The following schools and sections offer occupational Anthroposophical courses, diploma programs and research options in Dornach: eurythmy (performing arts section), painting (visual art section), education, biodynamic agriculture, medicine, mathmatics/astronomy and natural science. The youth section located on the Goetheanum hill, houses a multitude of activities and international conferences in English, German and Spanish. The literary arts and humanities section and the social science section can be contacted for questions about involvement, study or research.
The 11 Sections for the School of Spiritual Science are involved in world issues and research projects.
Here is insight into their current projects: General Anthropsophy ·Natural Science · Agriculture · Medicine · Theraputic Education and Social Therapy · Education · Mathematics-Astronomy · Arts and Humanities · Spoken and Musical/Performing Arts · Visual Arts · Social Science · Youth Section
The Goetheanum Press is the oldest anthroposophical publishing house.
We are continually working on the English site. Do you like something we are doing, or is there something that you would like to see here? Email us with inquiries, comments and suggestions, Attn: EN website.
For current event questions,
contact the reception desk:
Phone +41 61 706 42 42, email@example.com
In the Social Sciences Section we will occupy ourselves with the unique contribution humanity can make to evolution by creating out of nothing. In a lecture on the theme Rudolf Steiner spoke of logical thinking, the sense of...
Various artists are conducting research in connection with the Section, trying to establish and formulate new insights that can enrich and provide new impulses for artistic as well as pedagogical eurythmy. In the...
In 1788, the German philosopher Johann Gottfried Herder declared that the study of the humanities (the "beautiful sciences") served to educate our minds and hearts "in the interest of humanness and humanity"....
Two developmental streams often come together in the research of the Pedagogical Section: one is that the School of Spiritual Science as the inner foundation of our Section activities makes itself felt in our various ways of...
The preparations play a particular part for the biodynamic farmer. Their manufacture and use are intimate processes that depend on esoteric knowledge, personal experience and a particular inner attitude. The various ways of...
Performing, Experiencing & Exploring Destiny Community
21st – 25th July, 2018
March 25th, 2017 – January 7th, 2018
Daily from 8 -22:00
Øya. 77 pictures from Hannes Weigert in the West staircase. Vernissage on March 25th, 2017 at 16:30 with a talk by Bodo von Plato and Eurythmy by Saskia Barnes.
April 2, 2017 – September 20, 2017
Daily from 8 -22:00
"He went alone to the deserted shore," (Sergej O. Prokofief about Maximilian Woloschin)
Please be aware of adjusted visiting hours for the main auditorium: