Campus Gotha, Gotha Research Library, Faculty of Philosophy, Historisches Seminar

Gotha Perthes Collection Open Day: The Gotha Perthes Publishing Family - on the 230th Anniversary of the Birth and 170th Anniversary of the Death of Wilhelm Perthes

6. May 2023, 9.00 am - 5.00 pm
PERTHES Forum, Justus-Perthes-Straße Gotha
Gotha Research Library (FBG)
Event type
public with registration

Perthes Collection Open Day at the Gotha Perthes Forum.

With Justus, Wilhelm, Bernhardt I and Bernhard II, Joachim, Wolf-Jürgen and Stephan Justus Perthes, the focus is on the seven publishing personalities of the Perthes family who have shaped the history of the publishing house from 1785 to the 21st century.


The guided tours take place in the Perthes Forum, Justus-Perthes-Straße 5, at the following times:

  • 9.30 to 11 am,
  • 10.30 am to 12 pm ,
  • 1 to 2.30 pm
  • and 2 to 3.30 pm.

The number of participants per tour is limited to a maximum of 15. The tours are free of charge. However, donations are requested for the preservation of the holdings of the Gotha Research Library of the University of Erfurt.

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