What is the “Oberwolfach Atmosphere”?
The Oberwolfach atmosphere is based on the beautiful and calm location of the Institute, the availability of one of the best math libraries and excellent research facilities in an open environment with good food and friendly staff. We hope it will contribute to a productive and comfortable stay.
Do I have to pay for anything?
Accommodation and food are provided by the Institute. You have to cover expenses for travelling, telephone, beverages, prints and photo-copies (at the cost price). Please leave the respective amounts in the corresponding cash boxes before Friday afternoon. In the guest office in the guest house, we can provide you with change or cash. We accept VISA, MasterCard, American Express credit cards and German EC-Cards.
What should I do in case of emergency?
Try to contact one of the staff members and call the following numbers. Dial a leading 0 for all outgoing calls (including emergency calls as shown below)!
|Police and Fire Fighters||0-112|
|Medical assistance on weekends||0-0781 923798|
|During working hours: Physician Ms. Rombach||0-869656|
|Dentist Dr. Uhl||0-4533|
These numbers are also given at all telephone spots in the Institute. Please memorize beforehand the best ways to leave the building from any place you visit - in case of emergency. If you are scared of ticks or snakes, please feel free to contact the guest office for further information.
I have some suggestions, where can I leave them?
Please write your suggestions, wishes, remarks and any type of feedback into the “Wunschbuch” (“wish-book”) available at the information desk opposite the guest office in the guest house. Additionally there is a “Wunschbuch” in the library to place book wishes.
Where can I park my car?
Please park your car behind the guest house, passing the main entrance.
Whom do I address with other questions?
Please consult the staff at the guest office. If the office is closed you can address the house personnel (please ask a German speaking colleague to help translating).