German Embassy, Washington, DC

Spring in Washington DC Enlarge image Spring in Washington DC (© iStock) Welcome to the German Embassy in Washington, DC, the official representation of the Federal Government of Germany in the United States.

The Ambassador and Departments section provides you with information about the Ambassador, as well as the work and services of the embassy departments.

In our Visa, Passport, Legal section you will find information on the numerous consular and legal services for US residents and German citizens within the Embassy's area of Consular Jurisdiction: Delaware, Maryland, Virginia, West Virginia and the District of Columbia.

Farewell Reception for Ambassador Ammon at State Department

Apr 15, 2014 | Germany.info
Farewell Reception at Department of State

The Acting Chief of Protocol at the State Department, Natalie Jones, hosted a farewell reception on April 9 for Ambassador Peter Ammon and his wife, Marliese Heimann-Ammon.

German-American Friendship Garden on the National Mall Ceremoniously Rededicated

Apr 14, 2014 | Germany.info
GAFG Rededication

German Ambassador Peter Ammon joined Robert Vogel, Superintendent of the National Mall and Memorial Parks, in marking the restoration of the German-American Friendship Garden on the grounds of the Washington Monument on Friday, April 11.

Skills Initiative: Workshop on Expanding Apprenticeships in the US

Apr 10, 2014 | Germany.info
Workshop on expanding apprenticeship programs

Ambassador Ammon and former US Ambassador to Germany Murphy joined Center for American Progress President Tanden, to chair a workshop at CAP about expanding apprenticeship programs in the United States.

Celebrating Successful Restoration of German-American Friendship Garden on April 11

Apr 7, 2014 | Germany.info
German-American Friendship Garden

German Ambassador Peter Ammon will join Robert Vogel, Superintendent of the National Mall and Memorial Parks, in marking the restoration of the German-American Friendship Garden on the grounds of the Washington Monument on Friday, April 11, at 3 p.m.

Ambassador Ammon Hosted Business Leaders and Congressmen in the Residence

Apr 2, 2014 | Germany.info
Ambassador Ammon

Ambassador Peter Ammon hosted a dinner event at his residence on April 1 with Ulrich Grillo, President of the Federation of German Industries, and Dr. Eric Schweitzer, President of the Association of German Chambers of Commerce and Industry.

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Ambassador Peter Ammon

Ambassador Peter Ammon

Ambassador Peter Ammon represents German interests in the United States and works to foster and deepen German-American relations in the political, economic and cultural spheres.

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The Embassy in Washington, D.C., will be closed on Good Friday, April 18 and on Easter Monday, April 21.

Employment Opportunities

At present, there are no open positions. Please check the website regularly for announcements of job opportunities.