EAA Student activities
The Student Party
Wednesday, 4 September 2013 from 20:00
The organisers of the student activities have prepared a student party as part of the EAA Meeting. It will take place in the stylish rooms of a medieval malt house and tavern (www.starasladovna.cz). The party will be held on 4 September from 20:00, and there will be an introduction of the student participants with the organisers of Student Session, and any other participants of the Meeting.
The tavern, Stará Sladovna (An Old Malt House), which is located in the heart of historical Pilsen’s city centre, was originally a real malt house and it offers an authentic experience. The staff, wearing period costumes, will provide you with good food and drink. You will be also be able to taste several types of beer or mead, all while listening to period music.
320 00 Pilsen
GPS: 49°44'57.300" N, 13°22'41.739" E
Link to the map: www.mapy.cz/s/7jlq
Sunday, 8 September 2013
The student excursion will take place on Sunday, 8 September 2013. The programme will last a whole day. The price will be announced later depending on the number of participants. The minimal number of participants is 20 people. The payment and binding registration will take place at the Meeting registration.
The student excursion will firstly bring you by train to the dam Hracholusky which was created by flooding the valley of the River Mze in 1964. There will be a steam boat trip on this 490 ha large dam (sailing time will be about 1,5 hours). Then we will climb the ruin of the castle Buben which was built in the 14th Century. There will be a small surprise waiting in the courtyard for you. After that, we will head back to Pilsen by train.
The Castle Ruin Buben: www.antee.cz/demo/buben/index.php
The Dam Hracholusky: www.hracholusky.com/kemp/index_en.php
Link to the Map: www.mapy.cz/s/7jmb (A – Hracholusky dam; B – Buben castle ruin)
There is an offer of accommodation with local students. This option will be addressed individually. If you are interested in this type of accommodation, please contact us on or via our chat. This is entirely voluntary. We will arrange contact with the person who offers the accommodation; however, you will have to arrange the other details with each other personally.
In cooperation with the Institute of Art and Design (UUD) University of West Bohemian, we have prepared an exhibition about Europe and archaeology featuring UUD students‘ work.
You will be able to see the work of the students on this topic as part of the exhibition, then thanks to your votes, the first three winning works will receive valuable prizes. There will also be an opportunity to see the logos of the Meeting which students have especially designed for this year’s event in Pilsen.
During the Meeting you will also be able to see the UUD building and be able to participate in planned guided tours of the premises and the studios where you will be able to see the artists at work. The exact schedule will be announced later.
Institute of Art and Design: www.uud.zcu.cz/en
Students Film Club
Are you already tired of the lectures and posters? Your favourite session has already finished and there is half a day till the other one starts? Come and relax at our archaeological film club! There will be a screening of archaeological films throughout the Meeting where you can be inspired or just learn something new.
A detailed program will be announced later. Admission is free. Bring your own popcorn!
Pilsen for students
Here you will find tips about what to do, find out where students from our university like to go, and learn where you can use student discounts. You can find more tips and ideas on the touristic portal of Pilsen Town (www.pilsen.eu/citizen/).
A) Sedmý nebe
Description: Enjoy draught unfiltered beer “Gambrinus”, nice and professional stuff, interesting place and delicious Czech and internationalspecialities.
Description: This West-Bohemian restaurant of the year 2012 offers Czech specialities, steaks, homemade pasta and other delicious food.
C) Uctívaný velbloud
Description: Uctívaný velbloud belongs among the top restaurants in Pilsen, which confirms a number of collected awards in culinary charts. Wide selection of food quality and presentation required for today's gastronomy provides comprehensive aesthetic and culinary experience.
D) Šenk na Parkánu
Description: A lovely atmosphere designed to satisfy visitors’ appetites for the real beer experience. The Na Parkánu tap-roomoffers not only excellent draught beer, but also a wide selection of culinary specialties. There is an outdoor terrace open in the summer.
E) The PUB I
Description: At The PUB Pilsen I you can enjoy unpausterized beer, awesome burgers and most of all you can have great time with your friends. There are a few various size tables equiped with selfservice beertaps.
F) The PUB II
Description: Second restaurant & bar The PUB in the West Bohemian region offers greater capacity and unique smoke free environment that the superior quality beer lovers missed. But not only them. There are total 13 various size tables equipped with self-service beer taps.
G) Zach’s Pub
Description: Very attractive Irish Pub with open-air yard. Menu includes various types of specific beers.
H) A.C.W. Saloon
Description: Original Western and Military club in Pilsen, favourite among local students. You can taste real food from the western kitchen and also enjoy the atmosphere of the Saloon or Military club.
Description: Typical bar/pub for students. Cheap alcohol and a lot of fun.
Dance and Fun
J) Buena Vista Club
Description: Projection, concerts, dancing, drinking, coffeebrakes – all in one Spanish designed club.
Description: The biggest dance club in Western Bohemia. Three floors, two stages, high quality of sound and lights connected with popular DJs.
Description: Mefisto is a hell place for party. Bar is situated in the underground of the Pilsen streets. You can drink many coctails, shots and beers here. It’s a perfect place for dancing.
Description: Dance club and music bar in the centre of Pilsen right next to the Mefisto club.
N) Žumberská stodola
Description: One of the most visited music clubs in Pilsen. Perfect place for 80’s lovers.
O) Jazz Rock Dominik Cafe
Description: Music/lounge bar focused on music production and peaceful atmosphere. Here you can choose among 100+ alcoholic drinks in the non-smoking area.
Tips for trips
- Zoo Pilsen www.zooplzen.cz/en/zoological-and-botanical-garden-plzen.aspx
- Techmania Science Center - www.techmania.cz/lang.php?lan=1
There are many student discount opportunities in the shops or restaurants in the form of student menus, discounts on products, and entrances for cultural events or exhibitions. If you have a valid international student card (preferably ISIC, Euro26 etc.) you will be able to use these discounts without any problem.