The “Congress Center Ramstein”, former known as “Haus des Bürgers” is Ramstein’s cultural and conference center and was established in 1986. Located right in the city center of Ramstein, next to the bus and train station and several parking lots, the facility is easy to reach, also via the motorways A6/A 62. The conference facilities offer rooms that can be adapted in size with a seating capacity for up to 800 people – great conditions for regional und supraregional conferences, congresses, workshops, exhibitions, work parties as well as cultural and social events of all kinds and sizes. With its many years of experience “Congress Center Ramstein” contributes to the total infrastructure of a young, emergent city. Located in close vicinity to the town hall, museum, banks and stores, all these institutions are within walking distance from “Congress Center Ramstein ”.
Regarding cultural events the focus is on the following offers: an annual program of guest appearances with more than 40 performances and approximately 30.000 visitors a year, a series of six classical music concerts, theatre performances for children on a regular basis and the support of the varied cultural events of local clubs and schools. Each year the “Congress Center Ramstein” publishes a cultural program listing all events and performances on stage. The “Ramstein Summernights” as well as the “Ramstein Oktoberfest” are a series of special events hosted by “Congress Center Ramstein”.
The complex also accommodates the public library providing a comprehensive collection of up to date media, movie programs on a regular basis, special events and readings by different authors as well as handicraft workshops for children or library riddles. Classrooms for the “Kreisvolkshochschule Kaiserslautern” (adult education center) and meeting facilities for senior citizens are available as well. In addition to that the “Congress Center Ramstein” also accommodates the American housing office, the youth center of the union community of Ramstein-Miesenbach, the German post office and the restaurant “Die Bühne – Backstage”. The restaurant is owned by “Congress Center Ramstein”. It offers diverse theme nights and changing lunch menus from Tuesday to Friday.