The Gürzenich Cologne: the ideal location for conferences and congresses

KölnKongress presented its eight extraordinary locations at the IMEX and the Association Congress. The interest in the Gürzenich was especially great amongst congress and conference organizers – not only the optimal location, but also the versatility of the rooms and the historic charm of the location convinced the trade fair visitors.

Cologne is an excellent venue for congress organizers with its excellent accessibility, locations for every purpose and the infrastructure of a prominent international economic and scientific location. A popular location among international (congress) organizers, especially in the medical field, is the Gürzenich Cologne, a representative building dating back to Medieval times in the heart of Cologne. On the outside, a classic late Gothic façade, in the interior historical architecture of the 1950s combined with all the latest event technology. Six distinctive rooms of varying sizes provide a worthy setting for (association) meetings and (medical) conventions with up to 1,338 persons. In addition, 2,500 sq.m. of exhibition space in the two stylish and spacious foyers provide space for congress-accompanying exhibitions. The conference visitors can also enjoy all the advantages of an excellent location at the heart of the old town: cultural events allow for a varied programme, tourist attractions and cultural monuments are to be found within walking distance, there is a direct link to the efficient local public transport system and numerous hotels are located in the immediate vicinity.