Travel in Brno

Detailed information and maps on how to get from main bus and train station to the hotel and how to get from the hotel to Masaryk University can be found here.

The easiest way to get from the Main Station (Hlavní nádraží) to Masaryk University is by tram 12, get off at the stop "Grohova". You can take also the tram 4 to "Obilni trh".  Both tram rides take about 10 minutes. The walk from both stops to the university is about 5 minutes. You can also walk from the Main Station to Masaryk University in about 20 minutes.

Local Travel Info and Fares: http://www.dpmb.cz/en/jizdne

Timetables: http://jizdnirady.idnes.cz/idsjmk/spojeni/

Brno Attractions

Brno is the second largest city of the Czech Republic and the cultural and administrative centre of the South Moravian Region. Brno has a beautiful historic centre with historic sights from the 11th century and a large number of Baroque and Renaissance buildings.

Visit this website to find a wealth of information on sights, transportation, food and fun in Brno: https://www.gotobrno.cz/en/

Here is a list of some of the main attractions in Brno:

  • Spilberk Castle
  • The Cathedral of St. Peter and Paul
  • Capuchin Church & Crypt with Mummies
  • Old Town Hall
  • Villa Tugendhat
  • Fait Gallery
  • The Moravian Museum
  • The Anthropos Pavilion
  • Gregor Mendel's Museum
  • The Brno Technical Museum
  • The Brno Exhibition and Fairgrounds
  • The National Theatre in Brno
  • The Brno City Theatre
  • Observatory and Planetarium Brno
  • STAROBRNO -The Old Brno Brewery
  • Shopping Gallery Vankovka
  • Masaryk Brno Circuit -Car & Motorcycle Racing
  • ZOO Brno
  • Brno Dam
  • Ignis Brunensis = International fireworks festival
  • Austerlitz - Napoleon Battlefield
  • Austerlitz (Slavkov) Castle
  • Moravian Karst
  • VIDA Science Centre
  • Villa Stiassni
  • Villa Jurkovic
  • Brno Underground & Ossuary under St. James' Church

Practical Information

In the Czech Republic the power sockets are of type E. The standard voltage is
230 V and the standard frequency is 50 Hz.

For more detailed info: https://www.power-plugs-sockets.com/czech-republic/

Call for EERSS 2018

Please find the Call for the European Educational Research Summer School 2018 here.

Important Dates

Application period 15 November 2017 - 31 January 2018
Information on acceptance 1 March 2018
Registration/payment 1 March - 15 April 2018
Summer school 9 - 13 July 2018

Contact

Academic issues:
Masaryk University
Petr Novotný
novotny@phil.muni.cz
Klára Harvánková
harvankova@phil.muni.cz

Organisational issues:
EERA Office
Doretta Dow
dow@eera.eu

Venue

The Summer School will be held at Masaryk University, Brno, Czech Republic.