May 24 – 26, 2023
UB Physics Faculty
Europe/Madrid timezone

Venue and accommodation

The event will be held at the Institute of Cosmos Sciences premises in the Physics Faculty of the University of Barcelona.

The Venue is reachable by Metro (stop "Palau Reial", Metro Line 3), by TRAM (stop "Palau Reial", lines T1, T2 and T3) and several buses (bus stop "Avinguda Diagonal Palau Reial", lines 7, 33, 67, 75, 113 and H6). Check the location at Google Maps. More detailed indications and public transport conditions using the Transports Metropolitans de Barcelona search engine here.


Facultat de Física
Universitat de Barcelona
Carrer de Martí i Franquès, 1, 11, 08028 Barcelona


The Lecture Room will be the Sala de Graus Eduard Fontserè of the Faculty of Physics and Chemistry of the University of Barcelona.


Map of the UB Physics Faculty rooms (1st floor):

(orange room, middle left in the map)
Sala de Graus Eduard Fontserè, Facultat de Física i Química

Universitat de Barcelona

Carrer de Martí i Franquès, 1, 11, 08028 Barcelona

Coming from ALEU:
Across the street, take the opening to the inner courtyard (Atri Solar in the above map), but go in the right-hand door before entering the courtyard itself. Take stairs to the first floor, and turn left around the corner (180 degrees). The room will be to your left along that corridor.

Coming from the Metro:
Enter from Carrer de Marti i Franques, go straight to the corridor on the left, turn left around the interior garden, and then turn right. The room will be to your left along that corridor.



The conference will take place at the Sala de Graus Eduard Fontserè of the Faculty of Physics of the University of Barcelona, at the Campus Diagonal. Below you will find some suggestions for nearby researchers'/students' residences, which you may be interested to book for your stay. Otherwise, you can use any web-based hotel search engines (e.g.,, or tripadvisor).

IMPORTANT NOTE: May is a busy time in Barcelona, we strongly recommend to book your hotel well in advance !


Regarding the accomodation, all participants are asked to arrange their own reservation. We provide below some information about student residences with hotel services.

Suggested Accomodation- ALEU Residence

Located right next to our Faculty, they offer single rooms and access to the gym and laundry services, among others, but they do not provide amenities (shampoo or shower gel). Visit their website for more information. 

We strongly suggest this accomodation. If you choose them, please contact stating that you are registered for the congress (Cold Cores 2023, with a link to the participant list) and your check-in and check-out dates.





Other Student & Researchers Residences


Col·legi Major Penyafort                                            
Near ICCUB                                                                        



Residència Torre Girona

Near ICCUB   



Residència d'Investigadors CSIC 

City Center