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. 

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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.

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Bay Area Language Learning Opportunities

Whatever plans you have for the future, knowledge of German will increase your options! We've put together a list of schools and institutions in the Bay Area where you or your children can learn German.

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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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German Food in the Area

Here are stores that carry German specialities and restaurants serving German food.

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.

Bratwurst

German Food in the Area

Here are stores that carry German specialities and restaurants serving German food.

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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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Video Archive

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Cutting-edge International Research in Germany: The x-ray laser European XFEL

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Science on Stage: Science Slam

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Training for the Fast Track Diplomatic Service

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Behind the scenes at the Berlinale: The interpreters

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Tourists work as volunteers for homeless people

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Dresden Flies the Flag for Openness and Tolerance

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Season's Greetins from the German Foreign Office

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Schwibbögen: a Christmas woodcraft from the Erzgebirge mountains

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Frohes Fest und guten Rutsch

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The club scene of Berlin

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It's the World Wide Web's 25th anniversary - so what does the Internet mean to Germans?

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The baking diploma for non-Germans

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Destination Germany: Climbing in the Sächsische Schweiz

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CrossCulture: Intercultural Dialogue with the Islamic World

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Genscher and the Refugees at the Prague Embassy in 1989

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Stumbling Blocks - Commemorate Nazi Victims

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“Made in Germany” – The Future of the Brand

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Destination Germany: Sailing in Brandenburg

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Learning German at PASCH schools

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A World Cup Living Room in your Local Football Stadium

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Saving the Angkor Wat Temple Complex Anmoderation: The

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Commemorating the fall of the Berlin wall 25 years ago

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The Golden Letter from Myanmar

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21st International Festival of Animated Film in Stuttgart

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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