The naTo located in the southern suburb of Leipzig and is the main center of alternative culture in Leipzig. It offers a variety of events of various artistic fields, especially concerts, theater performances, literary readings, films and events with a political agenda. One of the main purposes of the naTo is to counterbalance the dominance of mainstream media and dominant Western pop culture. Therefore it invites artists from all over the world, and shows films from around the world that are usually not seen in commercial cinemas, preferably in the original version, for example.
In summer, the naTo hosts major events, like the naTo-Cup (a slightly different football event), that are very popular among Leipzig’s locals'. The naTo is also well known as a restaurant and pub.It has one room with 66-90 seats.