Conference venue Zug

Around the meeting place of the symposium Zug, there are a great number of touristic attractions, as well as numerous cultural sites and events. There are the fantastic landscape and the cultural centres of Central Switzerland, with places to see from A as in the “Alps”, L as in “Lucerne” and “Lake Lucerne” (Vierwaldstättersee), to Z as in “Zurich”.

Booking of excursions via Zug Tourism:

Why not extend your stay in Zug and Switzerland for a few days? In cooperation with Zug Tourism we offer information and instant booking of day and weekend excursions in Central Switzerland:

Zug Tourismus
Bahnhofplatz
6304 Zug
Phone: (+41) 41 723 68 00
Mail: tourism@zug.ch
www.zug-tourismus.ch

Venue and maps

The main-conference takes place at the Theater Casino Zug and the University of Teacher Education (PH) Zug. The pre-conference is at the Schulen St. Michael (just next to the University of Teacher Education Zug) and the post-conference at the University of Teacher Education Zug. Maps of the venue and the rooms can you find either in the conference app (see below) or in the printed conference guide, which you will get at the registration desk with your nameplate.

Public transport

With a 3-day-ticket (September 25-27) of the Zugerland Verkehrsbetriebe (ZVB) you may use the public transportation services in Canton Zug.  If you did not buy the ticket with your registration in Conftool, you can send us an email (symposium@phzg.ch)and we will add the ticket to your account.

Please see the following conditions regarding the 3-day-ticket. Valid in the greater Zug area (“Tarif-verbund Zug”) on busses, trains, the mountain railways and postcars (valid for all zones, see plan for details). This personalized ticket is valid for three days. It is only valid in combination with a national id card or passport. Not valid on the Zugersee and Ägerisee.

Regular SBB tickets or Z-Pass tickets need to be bought for any travel outside of the Zug area (“Tarifverbund Zug”). Information regarding bus and train time tables: www.zvb.ch/ www.sbb.ch and Pocket plan ZVB 2019.

Parking

There is no parking available at the University. Please use one of the following car parking’s nearby:

  • Parkhaus Casino, Zugerbergstrasse, 6300 Zug (approx. 2 minutes walking distance from the Casino Zug and 7 minutes from the University)
  • Parkhaus Frauensteinmatt, Frauensteinmatt 1, 6300 Zug (approx. 5 minutes walking distance from the Casino Zug and 10 minutes from the University)