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Secretariat, c/o DESY
Notkestraße 85
22607 Hamburg

M: raciri@desy.de
T: +49 40 8998 4172
F: +49 40 8994 4172


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Please find much more local information on hotel, city and transportation at this link. All accepted scholars are asked to register at the hotel using this link.

The first RACIRI summer schol will take place in the Hotel New Peterhof in the municipal town Petergof (Russian: Петерго́ф) or Peterhof (Dutch/German for "Peter's Court") in the district of St. Petersburg, located on the southern shore of the Gulf of Finland.

The town hosts one of two campuses of Saint Petersburg State University. A series of palaces and gardens, laid out on the orders of Peter the Great, and sometimes called the "Russian Versailles", is also situated there. The palace-ensemble along with the city center is recognized as a UNESCO World Heritage Site.

Opened in 2010, the New Peterhof Hotel is a unique blend of elegance, modern design, high-end service, and a business-location with the fascinating sights of the world famous Peterhof Palace and its parks and fountains right in front of its doors.The Hotel offers modern conference and exhibition facilities.