Welcome to the City of Modernity!

Chemnitz - a real insider tip for the young avant-garde and a "think tank" of innovation - is where contemporary artists like Carsten Nicolai, musicians like "Tefla & Jaleel" and Kraftklub as well as businesses such as "Wanderer-Werke" and "eins energie" originated or are based. For this reason the Youth Hostel has a special "Science & Arts" profile.
With its central location in the downtown area, this is the ideal base from which to explore Chemnitz. The building, which used to be a converter station created by Wagner-Poltrock, is a remarkable testimony to Chemnitz's top industrial architecture: With its hoist trolley and "imported" flywheel, guests can appreciate first-hand the atmosphere of this period.
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Opening hours
The house is open

8.00 a.m. - 8.00 p.m.

The reception is open

8.00 a.m. - 10.00 a.m.

4.00 p.m. - 8.00 p.m.


4.00 p.m. - 8.00 p.m.

Closing time

Open all year except

23. Dec 2022 - 28. Dec 2022