Projektwerkstatt Saasen

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Name Projektwerkstatt Saasen[[name::Projektwerkstatt Saasen|]]
Type Openspace, Nomadbase
Website URL::
Started 1990
Last visit never update
Costs none per day (Food and accommodation)
Location Ludwigstr. 11
35447 Reiskirchen
Phone: 06401/903283
Fax: 03212-1434654


[[coordinates::50.59691,8.88247|]] [[Latitude::50.59691|]] [[Longitude::8.88247|]]

Projektwerkstatt Saasen is a Openspace[[type::Openspace|]] in Saasen[[located in::Saasen|]] (In country::Germany)[[located in::Germany|]].

It is an anarchist [ open space] without preset rules or hierarchy and one of the first places with in the network of Freiraeume foundation. It has a big library and all bikes, tools, computers are usable for all. As knowledge is freely available theoretically everyone has the same rights, although there are hierarchies of skills.


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This was one of the first of 50 places by the old youth environmental movement in the 80s and 90s called "Projektwerkstätten" (translates as "project workshops"). []

How to get there

By train take the line Gießen - Fulda and exit at Saasen.

By car and hitchhiking take the exit Reiskirchen or petrol station Reinhardshain on the [[:hitch:A5 (Germany)|A5.

By bike use bikeway R7 from Lahntal along the river Wieseck heading east; via R6 from Frankfurt/Friedberg.


The house is renovated in DIY manner and offers a seminar space, many corners to work on projects like internet research, media development, layout and printing, or welding and crafting with wood. There's a bikeshop and big library and magazine archive.

The website of the place offers a lot of material, events and a bookshop for resistance lifestyle in german, like How to participate?