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Leisure Time

There is always something going on in Graz! How about going to the cinema? Or would you prefer the opera? How about doing sports, relaxing in a cosy restaurant garden or going out in the Uni quarter or city centre. After all, student life is more than just swatting over books ... Find out here what you can do in your free time in Graz.

My tips for your leisure time:

  • discover new little streets on a walk through town
  • soak in the unique atmosphere of the courtyards at the Priesterseminar
  • climb the tower of the Mausoleum and enjoy the view of the roofscape of Graz 

What HTU Graz has to offer

Get the following student discounts from TU Graz Student Union (HTU Graz):
  • Culture pass for free or reduced admission to art and cultural events ("Kulturpass")
  • Discount of EUR 0,90 per meal at the Mensa canteen ("Mensastempel")
  • Meal allowance of EUR 320 per semester at the Mensa canteen ("Mensabeihilfe")

How I like to spend my leisure time in Graz:

  • go to a Graz 99ers ice-hockey match
  • participate in the annual Graz Marathon at the end of October
  • visit one of many farmers’ markets
  • stroll through the Stadtpark, Leechwald or the gardens of Eggenberg Palace
  • go for a walk through the city centre
  • enjoy the atmosphere of the Franciscan Quarter

Leisure Activities at TU Graz

Cinema and Museums

Doing Sports

On the website of the City of Graz you can find information in German on sports facilities, outdoor activities, parks and gardens and local recreation areas.

Food and Drink

Going on Trips in the Region

High mountains, rolling hills, tranquil lakes or vineyards, art and culture, fine food, nature and adventure – discover the most beautiful destinations in Styria at Styria Tourism.

Family Activities

Websites in German: