Georg Christoph Lichtenberg-Haus

Photo: Katrin Binner
Photo: Katrin Binner


Georg Christoph Lichtenberg-Haus is a TU Darmstadt guest house for international guest professors, doctoral candidates, postdocs and visiting research fellows.

Built in 1898 and restored in Art Noveau style in 1910, the house is an example of this unique architectural style that has become a landmark in Darmstadt, which has helped the city gain international prominence. Georg Christoph Lichtenberg-Haus offers 18 one-room to three-room apartments in sizes ranging from 33 to 91 m² per apartment. All of the apartments are furnished and fully equipped. In addition washing machines, dryers and a recreational room are available to residents.

If you would like to rent an apartment in the guest house, please fill out our online Questionnaire for renters and we will contact you. For any additional questions, please don’t hesitate to contact the Housing Services staff of the TU Darmstadt.

Event Spaces

Additionally, TU Darmstadt offers the event venues of Georg Christoph Lichtenberg-Haus for use for all private and commercial purposes.

The house offers the unique opportunity to hold events in a setting inspired by Art Noveau, reflecting Darmstadt’s history and landmarks at your function.

Equipped with two different sized event halls, functional furnishings, a fully equipped kitchen, modern technical equipment and surrounded by a large park, this location offers an ideal setting for exclusive events of all types.

You can find detailed information on our terms and conditions as well as the equipment available in the “Event Hall Lease” PDF-File below.