How to get there


The next conference in 2020 will be held at the German Mining Museum (Deutsches Bergbau-Museum) in Bochum, Germany.

Conference Site:

Deutsches Bergbau-Museum
Am Bergbaumuseum 28
44791 Bochum
Germany
Please use the main entrance of the museum and turn right to the stairs (or turn left to use the elevator) leading to the first floor, where you can find the conference room and the registration desk.

DBM + © Karlheinz Jardner

Accomodation:

Hotel acora
Nordring 44
44787 Bochum
Germany

You can easily reach the German Mining Museum within a few minutes (300m)  from the Hotel acora.

Das Acora-Hotel in Bochum, aufgenommen am 09.09.2008.
+++ Foto: Lutz Leitmann/Stadt Bochum, Presseamt

 

Arrival by plane:

The closest airports to Bochum are Düsseldorf Airport and Dortmund Airport. From there, you can easily reach the conference site by train.

Arrival by train:

From “Bochum Hauptbahnhof” (central station), take the metro U35 towards Herne. Get off at the second station “Deutsches Bergbau-Museum”. From there, you can reach either the German Mining Museum or the Hotel acora within a few minutes (200m each).

Arrival by car:

From the A40, take the exit at BO-Zentrum and just follow the signs towards the city center (Zentrum). After 2km you will see the German Mining Museum on your left-hand side.

From the A43, take the exit at Bochum Riemke/Zentrum and just follow the signs towards the city center (Zentrum). After 4km you will see the German Mining Museum on your left-hand side.

You can find public parking areas around the museum (for free) or the car park at the junction between Am Bergbaumuseum and Herner Straße. Alternatively, you can also choose to park your car in the underground parking garage of the Hotel acora (costs: 8 € per day; not included in the registration fee).