Campus Geesseknäppchen

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Campus Geesseknäppchen

Campus Geesseknäppchen is a campus in Luxembourg City, in southern Luxembourg, that is shared by a number of academic institutions.

The campus is located in the southwest of the city, just to the north of the terminus of the A4 motorway. It is predominantly in the quarter of Hollerich, although the western part (including the Conservatoire) lies in Merl.[1] Shaped roughly like a right triangle, the campus measures 800 metres (880 yards) east-west along the hypotenuse, and 520 metres (570 yards) north-south at its maximum.

Geesseknäppchen is the site of:

The campus has shared sporting facilities, including an athletics track, five sports halls, an Olympic size swimming pool, and a football (soccer) pitch.

The Japanese Supplementary School in Luxembourg (ルクセンブルグ補習授業校 Rukusenburugu Hoshū Jugyō Kō), a Japanese supplementary school,[2] is located on the premises of the International School of Luxembourg. Its operations began there in 1991 and it serves students aged 6 to 15.[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Stadtentwicklungsplan Hollerich" (in German). Ville de Luxembourg. Retrieved 2008-03-31.[permanent dead link]
  2. ^ "欧州の補習授業校一覧(平成25年4月15日現在)" (Archive). Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology (MEXT). Retrieved on May 10, 2014.
  3. ^ "How expatriate children stay in touch with their cultural roots - supplementary schools in Luxembourg" (Archive). Luxemburger Wort. Monday 10 March 2014. Retrieved on 14 February 2015.

Coordinates: 49°36′08″N 06°06′35″E / 49.60222°N 6.10972°E / 49.60222; 6.10972