German Consulate General Miami
Welcome to Miami!
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.
The German Consulate General will be be closed all day on Monday, October 3 and in the afternoon on Thursday, October 6. The Visa phone line will also not be available.
Consul General Annette Klein visited the Tampa region for 2 days together with Honorary Consul Norma Henning. She met with several dignitaries in the area to talk about the economic and demographic developments in the area.
The exhibition "German Roots of Zionism", which was created and curated by the Leo Baeck Institute in New York, is currently on display at the Aventura Turnberry Jewish Center. Consul General Annette Klein opened the exhibition on Monday, September 12 together with Rabbi Jonathan Berkun.
Consul General Annette Klein and her staff members participated in the Beach Cleanup Day organized by the Office of Foreign Mission. It was a beautiful day for it and more than 60 people from all Consulates in Miami came out to Crandon Park to help.
On August 1, 2016, Sen. Marco Rubio got a first-hand impression of the German dual system of education at work in Florida. During a visit to AmSkills in Pinellas County, he heard from program leaders, participating manufacturers, students and their parents who all spoke of the benefits of advanced manufacturing education for Florida. Students graduate without debt into well-paying jobs that help bring manufacturing back to the United States.
Today was the unveiling ceremony of the beautiful Buddy Bear at Miami Dade College - North Campus where it will be located permanently. The Buddy Bear was donated by the German Consulate General. The winning design was created by Abraham Vargas, a student at the college.
The Consulate General hosted a reception for the art exhibition called "playtime" by German Artist Joana Fischer. The exhibition will be on display at the Consulate General for the next 3 months. You can read more on Joana Fischer and her beautiful artwork on her website www.joana-fischer.com
Buddy Bear, the world wide friendship symbol of the City of Berlin – capital of Germany – was introduced to Miami/Florida by Mr. Jürgen Borsch, Consul General of the Federal Republic of Germany, on February 22, 2016. The colorful sculpture found a permanent home in the lobby of the German Consulate General, in 100 N. Biscayne Blvd., Miami. The unpainted sculpture was shipped from Berlin to Miami and artistically designed by the Coconut Grove based well known body paint artist Cynthia Fleischmann.