German Consulate General Boston

Welcome to Boston!

Welcome to the website of the German Consulate General Boston. Here you will find information on Germany, the consular services we provide in our Visa, Passport, and Legal section, and Germany-related news and events in our area. We offer a wide spectrum of information, including details on traveling, studying, and doing business in Germany. Our German language website features information and news relevant to German citizens. The Consulate General’s area of jurisdiction covers Connecticut (except Fairfield County), Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, Rhode Island, and Vermont

Chancellor Merkel in Berlin on November 9

Chancellor Merkel Congratulates Donald Trump

Chancellor Angela Merkel congratulated Donald Trump on his victory in the US presidential election and, in her letter of congratulation, re-emphasized the deep relationship Germany has with America.

Foreign Minister Steinmeier

Foreign Minister Steinmeier on US Election Result

"I don’t want to pretend it will be easy. Nothing will be easier. Much will be harder. But I am highly aware that functioning transatlantic relations are something like the foundation of the West."

Walter Scheel

Foreign Minister Steinmeier on the death of Walter Scheel

Foreign Minister Frank-Walter Steinmeier today (24 August) issued the following statement on the death of Walter Scheel: “I am saddened by the death of Walter Scheel. The staff of the Federal Foreig...

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Remembrance and Hope - A Journey of Boston Rabbis to Germany

From July 10-17, 2016 CG Horlemann took 12 Boston Rabbis on a trip to Munich and Berlin to see and hear for themselves about the culture of remembrance as well as Jewish life in Germany.

Michael Goering's Talk on the Refugee Crisis

Michael Goering, head of the "ZEIT foundation," recently gave an overview on the refugee crisis and its consequences at the Goethe-Institut Boston. If you missed his inspiring talk here is a link to the video and his speech.

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The Consul General

The German Consulate in Boston is headed by Consul General Ralf Horlemann.

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New version of “Facts about Germany” – in 19 languages

Facts about Germany

“Facts about Germany” has everything you need to know about Germany today. How the political system works. The guidelines that define foreign policy. The special characteristics of the economy. What is new in art and culture. The new website features articles, background information, images, charts, films and lots of other modules. Focussing on these and many other topics, besides – in no less than 19 languages. On top of which, all the “Facts” (incl. the new book for young adults in 9 languages) can be downloaded as an e-paper.

US-Germany Alumni Organizations

Experiences and friendships to last a lifetime--that is what exchanges to Germany bring. Many organizations exist to cultivate these contacts, and develop new ones. Here we list a few.