German Consulate General Houston
Changes in the U.S. Visa Waiver Program and ESTA
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Welcome to Houston!
Welcome to the website of the German Consulate General in Houston. Here you will find information on Germany, the consular services we provide and German-related news and events in our area. We offer a wide spectrum of information, including travel, study, doing business in Germany and much more. Our German language website features information and news relevant to German citizens. The Consulate General’s area of jurisdiction covers Texas, Louisiana, Arkansas, Oklahoma and New Mexico.
On Monday, April 25, 2016, German Consul General Ricarda Redeker and many other members of the Consular Corps in Texas attended a reception at the Governor's Mansion honoring the Texas Consular Corps.
The State of Texas Governor
On Saturday, April 23, 2016, the German Saturday School (Deutsche Samstagsschule) in Houston celebrated its traditional Frühlingsfest.
German Saturday School Houston
The German Astronaut Thomas Reiter (Brigadier General, Ret., GAF) was inducted into the International Space Hall of Fame on Saturday, April 16, 2016!
International Space Hall of Fame
In a ceremony at the State Capitol of Oklahoma German Consul General, Ricarda Redeker, officially bid farewell on April 11th, 2016 to our Honorary Consul in Oklahoma City, Mr. Charles Wiggin.
Honorary Consul in Oklahoma City
The German Deputy Consul General, Mr. Bernd Reindl, visited the German School of Dallas on Saturday, April 2, 2016 and met with the Principal and Director of the school, Ms. Gisela de Marco.
German School of Dallas
The aerospace industry will be descending on Berlin at the heart of Europe from 1 to 4 June 2016.
ILA Berlin 2016
On February 27, 2016 Deputy Consul General, Bernd Reindl and Consul Jochen Olbricht both attended the Texas State German Contest in San Marcos.
Texas State German Contest
The German Government will host the international Energy Transition Dialogue at the Federal Foreign Office from March 17-18, 2016. The event is aimed at government and business decision-makers, scientists, interest groups and civil society.
Energy Transition Conference in Berlin March 17-18, 2016
On February 8, 2016, Consul General Ricarda Redeker, welcomed Dr. Christoph Veldhues, Director Language Programs North America of the Goethe-Institut in Washington.
The new website facts-about-germany.de 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. Find out more and how all the “Facts” can be downloaded as an e-paper.
Facts about Germany