The Goetheanum Library has approximately 110,000 books. Hours: Tuesdays 14:00 - 19:00; Fridays 14:00 - 18:00
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
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, firstname.lastname@example.org
As an initiative from eurythmists, Aban Bana and Dilnawaz Bana, both of Mumbai, India, and with the support of Stefan Hasler, head of the section for Spoken and Musical Arts at the Goetheanum, there has come about the first...
Each year, the Book Art Foundation (Stiftung Buchkunst), names "the Most Beautiful German Books". For 2016, Linda Thomas' book, "Love Cleaning?!" passed the first hurdle, standing amonst the 124 titles on the longlist, as one of...
After the summer 2016 performances, there will be three full performances of Goethe's Faust I & II (uncut) at the Goetheanum in 2017, newly produced and directed by Christian Peter.
The cafeteria in the Goetheanum is open again, in a different location, with a larger proposed presentation. Along with it, the bookstore and then reception will be third to be remodeled in the West Entrance.
From April 14th until the summer of 2016, there will be six open colloquiums offered by the Natural Science section at the Goetheanum. To start off, section leader Johannes Kühl will address the question, "What is an electron?".
Tickets for the Concerts at the Goetheanum Reception
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:
2.–6.4., 27.4., 19.–24.7: Closed
17.2.: Open from 1:30-2:15 pm