Venues & Hotels

We prepared a Spatial Cognition 2018 google map, where you can find all relevant locations of the conference that are described in more detail below (including venue, excursions, hotels, restaurants). This map can conveniently be used with the usual google maps mobile phone app during the conference (Tipp: download Tuebingen and Bebenhausen as offline maps to safe mobile data).  here

Conference Venue

The conference will take place at the New Theology Building (Neubau Theologicum), Liebermeisterstraße 16, 72076 Tübingen. See   map.

The Theologicum is in walking distance (about 15 minutes) from the historic city center.


The conference dinner will take place at the former Monastery of Bebenhausen on Friday, September 7. In Bebenhausen there will be time for a guided tour of the abbey, or a short hike in the Schönbuch forest. Dinner will be served in the Summer Refectory, one of the finest pieces of gothic architecture in the area. Conference dinner is included in the conference fee.


Demo at the Max Planck Institute for Biological Cybernetics

On Thursday, September 6th, conference participants have the opportunity to attend a guided tour through 3 experimental setups that are currently used at the Max Planck Institute for biological Cybernetics to investigate human spatial cognition (approximately 1.5h, see program for details).



We have made special arrangements with a number of Tübingen hotels. Please mention “Spatial Cognition“ to get the indicated special rates (not possible through online booking) and take into account the latest possible booking date for that price.

Hotel Domizil

Single (99€), double as single (119€), until 14/5/18, booking:  or +49-7071-139-0

Hotel Ibis

Single (89€) double (104€) until 31/5/18, booking: or +49-7071-7588-0

Hotel Krone

Single (128€), booking: or +49-7071-13310

Hotel Katharina Garni

Single (84€), Double (120€), booking: or +49-07071-67021

Hotel Barbarina

Single (72€) double (105) double as single (82€) until 15/7/18, booking: or +49-07071-26048


Further hotels can be booked through the Tübingen tourist office.