German Consulate General Houston
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.
German-based business MAR and winner of the 2014 Rice Business Plan Competition visited to the Consulate on Monday, October 13th to discuss future plans for their company in Houston with Consul General Redeker.
On November 3, 2014 the world-renowned Leipzig Gewandhaus Orchestra will play their first concert in their USA Tour to honor the 25th Anniversary of the Fall of the Berlin Wall at the Houston Symphony. Join us for this unique performance before tickets are sold out!
Leipzig Gewandhaus Orchestra Visits Houston
You are invited to a luncheon to celebrate the "25th Anniversary of the Fall of the Berlin Wall". Special Speaker Dr. Guenter Bischof, Director of the Center Austria, will talk about "George H. W. Bush, the End of the Cold War, and the Fall of the Berlin Wall".
Applications for the Transatlantic Outreach Program’s 2015 summer study tours are now available online! Social Studies teachers in the U.S. and Canada are invited to apply for a 2-week, all-expenses-paid study tour of modern Germany. Application deadline: February 2, 2015.
The 13th Annual "Peter Herbolzheimer European Jazz Academy" will be held in Schlitz, Germany from December 2 - 7, 2014. Musicians are encouraged to apply by November 17, 2014.
The (Re)Discovering Germany Workshop hosted by Cultural Vistas and DAAD was held for the first time in Texas and coincided with German Unity Day on Friday, October 3rd. Consul General Redeker gave the opening remarks at the Berlin Wall Memorial at Rice University.
On October 4, 2014 Consul General Ricarda Redeker was invited to speak at the 2014 German Charity Gala in Dallas, Texas.
On October 3, 2014 we celebrated the Day of German Unity at Christ the King Lutheran Church. The German Conuslate General would like to thank everyone for a wonderful evening.
Consul General Ricarda Redeker was on an official visit in San Antonio on Friday, September 19, 2014.
The picture on the left shows her with the new German conductor of the San Antonion Symphony Sebastian Lang-Lessing and famous opera singer Renée Fleming.
The 2014 Hurrican Season is here and you should take simple steps to ensure the safety of you and your family.