The science of Gaia and future challenges

Lund Observatory, 30th August - 1st September 2017

Photo of Lund Observatory


The workshop will be held in Lund in the Palaestra hörsal.

The sessions will be held in the Palaestra building in the centre of Lund on the north side of Lundagård park. The conference dinner will be held in the basement of the main university building (Universitetshuset Pelarsal) beside the meeting location (See the maps on the home page).

Finding Lund Observatory

Lund Observatory is 20 minutes walk from Lund Central railway station. Directions can be found here. Alternatively you can take the local (green) bus number 1 towards Östra Torn and get off at the stop named Fysiologen, just across the road from the Observatory. If you have travelled to Lund on an Öresundstrain, your train ticket is valid on the bus.

There are direct trains to Lund from both Stockholm and Gothenburg. The most convenient airport is Copenhagen (Kastrup), with direct trains to Lund every 20 minutes during the day (tickets available at the airport).

Local transport

Sölvegatan 27 is your destination/pick-up address for the Observatory.


Lund Observatory, Box 43, SE-221 00 Lund, Sweden
Visiting address: Sölvegatan 27
Phone: +46 46 222 7300, Fax: +46 46 222 4614
If you have any inquires regarding the workshop, please email the LOC.