Germany in the Pacific Northwest of the United States

Do you live in  our administrative disrict   and want to gain some information about German culture, society and its economy? Here are some organizations in the area that can provide you with the information which  you are looking for. 


German Clubs

German Clubs are important links for Germans living overseas and their Germany home and heritage. Located in the different States of our administrative district, these organizations have taken on the responsability to maintain and nurture German Culture and to pass it on to future generations.

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German Trade and Business Associations

The German trade and business associations, located in San Francisco and in our administrative district, act as a link between German and American businesses and aim at intensifying the commerce between the two countries.

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Bilingual Schools

"Education creates prospects" – multilingualism opens horizons. With our partner schools abroad, we want not only to give children access to the German language and education, but also to awaken an interest in and understanding for each other.

Goethe Institut

The Goethe Institut is the Federal Republic of Germany's cultural institution and operates worldwide. It promotes the study of the German language abroad and encourages international cultural exchange.

Goethe Institut San Francisco

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German Media

This list provides an overview of major German print, radio and TV outlets available in the United States.

German Media in the US

Round Tables

The following Round Tables and Clubs meet regularly and extend a hearty welcome to new members.  

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German Church Services

Church Services in German or German speaking pastors provide a sense of belonging and ensure the integration of members into the local church and society.


German Restaurants and Deli's in the Area

Here is a listing of establishments that carry German food items and restaurants serving German cuisine.  

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German Science

German Science is represented by thousands of German scholars performing research at local universities and research institutions. They regulary meet for informal get-togethers and beer hours.

The San Francisco office of the German Academic Exchange Service offers information on scholarships for American students and scientists to do research in Germany.

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German Academic Exchange Service in San Francisco

Germany in the Area

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Time and weather in Germany

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Latest News from Germany

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Here you will find the latest news from Germany.

Video Archive

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Hanover Messe 2014 showcases cutting edge technology

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Comedy in Germany

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Berlinale 2014 – European Film Market sets a new record

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Food Safety in Germany - One Focus of Green Week 2014

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German Beer - Centuries of Tradition

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Christmas Markets – a German Tradition

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Germany celebrates 40 years as a member of the UN

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Elections in Germany

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Best of Germany: Riesling Wine

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Castle Country

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Excellence Initiative

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Studying in Germany

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Berlinale 2013

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Berlin's Fashion Scene

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Life in Berlin

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Oktoberfest Munich

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12th International Literature Festival in Berlin

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Conference on Internet and Human Rights

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Festival Culture in Germany

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Franco-German Youth Office

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Gamescom 2012 Cologne

The International German Olympiad 2012

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Martin Luther 1517 and the protestant reformation

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DMY International Design Festival Berlin

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International solo dance theatre festival

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Germany's vibrant Media Landscape

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Dialogue – Germany Inspires

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Destination Germany The Visitors - An International Angle

Destination Germany The Cities – Vivid and Vibrant

Destination Germany The Landscapes – Mountains, Lakes and Sea

Destination Germany - Cultural Gems – Classic Highlights

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Destination Germany - Diversity in the Heart of Europe

German National Tourist Board (DZT)

Germany - The travel destination

Tourist information on holidaying in Germany, conference venues, shopping or ideas for young people: consult the German National Tourist Board website for all this – and much, much more!