German Consulate General Miami
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Welcome to the website of the German Consulate General in Miami. 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 the State of Florida, Puerto Rico and the US Virgin Island.
On Thursday, February 04, Consul General Jürgen Borsch opened the exhibition "German Roots of Zionism" at Miami Dade College North Campus. Before the official opening, Mr. Borsch gave an interesting lecture to students at the college.
In January 2016, two Bundesliga teams SCHALKE 04 and BAYER 04 LEVERKUSEN who both hold their training camps in Florida to prepare for the second leg of the German Bundesliga participated in the traditional Florida Cup.
Bayer 04 Leverkusen won the first game against multiple Columbian Champions Independente Santa Fe 1: 0 in Orlando.
Schalke 04 beat the US team Fort Lauderdale Strikers 2 : 0. The game was also played in Orlando. Unfortunately for the Germans, after only 22 minutes, World Champion Benedikt Höwedes, team captain of Schalke 04 had to leave the field after an injury.
Florida Cup 2016
We had a full house at the Società Dante Aligheri in Coral Gables for the opening reception of the exhibition "My Berlin" featuring unique photographs taken by Consul General Juergen Borsch.
On December 4, a Sister Seaports Agreement was signed between the Port of Miami and the Port of Hamburg/Germany during the visit of Frank Horch, Senator for Economy, Transport and Innovation of the city of Hamburg and his delegation.
Sister Seaports Agreement
On November 9, Consul General Juergen Borsch held a speech in honor of 25 years of Germany's Reunification at European Union Center of Excellence FIU in front of a group of students and professors.
Honorary Consul Norma Henning welcomed a group of German Youth Officers during their visit to Florida.
There is a Metromover riding through Miami in honor of 25 years of German Unity. Send us a picture if you spot it! It will be riding the Brickell loop from October until the end of November.
The German Consulate celebrated the 25th Anniversary of German Unity in the Grand Ballroom of the Biltmore Hotel in Coral Gables. Consul General Jürgen Borsch and Mrs. Borsch welcomed about 300 distinguished guests who enjoyed this lovely evening.
Day of German Unity