The sprachraum is a meeting place for intercultural exchange and learning for people from diverse backgrounds. Open since October 2015, it is volunteer-run and located in the Josef-Haubrich-Hof, adjacent to the Central Library.

Volunteers Help With Learning German:

  • Ask questions
  • Practice your German
  • Get help with your homework
  • Get help filling out applications

At the sprachraum you will meet:

  • Refugees who want to learn German
  • Organizations and volunteers offering assistance

The sprachraum has:

  • WiFi
  • German language materials
  • Group and individual work spaces
  • PCs, CD listening-stations, etc.

The sprachraum offers:

  • Regularly scheduled programs to learn German, free of charge
  • Advice, homework help, information and cultural exchange
  • Close affiliation with the neighboring Central Library

Adress and Opening Hours

© Stadt Köln

Josef-Haubrich-Hof 1a
50676 Köln

The sprachraum is open from Tuesday till Thursday from 3 pm to 6 pm.

Regular events



Stadtbibliothek Köln
Koordination sprachraum

Sarah Dudek, Lektorat
Carolin Köhnen, Sachgebietsleitung 2. Etage

Telefon: 0221 / 221-23932

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