German Consulate New York

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On this website you will find information on Germany, the consular services we provide and German-related news and events in the Tri-State-Area.
The Consulate General’s area of jurisdiction covers Bermuda, Connecticut (Fairfield County), New Jersey, New York and Pennsylvania. 

Rally against anti-Semitism

Rally Against Anti-Semitism: “Jewish Life Belongs in Germany”

Some 8,000 people gathered in the heart of Berlin on September 15 in a public demonstration of solidarity with Germany’s Jewish population and against anti-Semitism. Top political and religious leaders took part in the event, which was organized by the Central Council of Jews in Germany.

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German Language Diploma Awarded to Students

On Tuesday, September 9, the German Consulate General handed out German Language Diplomas to over 100 high school students from the Connecticut, New Jersey, New York, and Pennsylvania in a festive ceremony at the German House.

Race for the Cure

Consulate Team Takes Part in "Race for the Cure"

The Consulate General team "Made in Germany" participated in the Komen Greater NYC Race for the cure in Central Park to raise awareness for breast cancer.

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Rudolf Bauer exhibition opening – “The King of Geometric Abstraction”

An exhibition with more than 40 paintings of the long forgotten German artist Rudolf Bauer, officially opened on Thursday, September 4, at the German Consulate General. A large audience had come to grasp the opportunity to take a look at the works of Bauer, who alongside his more famous contemporaries Wassily Kadinsky and Paul Klee, can be credited with having pioneered what has become known as “non-objective” art.

Molekülmodell, junge Leute

Opportunity for trip to Germany for high school STEM students

The Goethe-Institut invites high school students who are interested in science to discover Germany! Twelve talented young scientists will have the opportunity to travel to Germany from November 28 - December 7, 2014 and learn what it has to offer.

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Deutsche Schule New York is now German International School New York - Naming Ceremony

In an official naming ceremony on September 2nd, 2014 the Deutsche Schule New York  became the German International School New York.

Fall of the Wall

Fall of the Wall

The year 2014 marks the 25th anniversary of the fall of the Berlin Wall - a monumental day in German history.

Photoville

German Artist Stefan Falke at Photoville 2014

Brooklyn-based German photographer Stefan Falke is part of this year’s Photoville with his exhibition "LA FRONTERA: Artists along the US Mexican Border". Photoville is a free outdoor pop-up photography village taking place at Pier 5 at Brooklyn Bridge Park from September 18-28. Now in its third year, it has quickly become New York's largest annual photographic event, and one of the most attended photographic events nationwide.

The Consul General

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Special Announcement

The visa and passport section will be closed on Thursday, September 25, 2014.

The Consulate will be closed in observance of the Day of German Unity on Friday, October 3, 2014.

Job Openings and Internships

There are currently no job openings at the German Consulate General.


German students who are interested in completing an internship at the German Consulate General should submit an application to the Federal Foreign Office, which coordinates the interships at our more than 200 foreign missions abroad. For further information on our internship program in German, visit:

www.diplo.de/praktika

Wanted: Interpreters

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The Protocol Department at the German Consulate General is currently looking for qualified, experienced freelance interpreters (both GER>ENG and ENG>GER), primarily for interpretation at official economic and political meetings.

Please contact Kirsten Moosburner at germanconsulatenyc[at]gmail.com with your CV, certifications, and references. Please be sure to put "Interpreter" in the subject line.

Please note that this is not a position at the Consulate, and that services will be requested only as needed.

German Center for Research and Innovation

The logo of the German Center for Research and Innovation New York

Visit the German Center for Research and Innovation at www.GermanInnovation.org. The site is an information platform for North Americans who are interested in the German research and innovation landscape and who wish to study, conduct research or business in Germany.

Video Archive

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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

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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

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The International German Olympiad 2012

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Martin Luther 1517 and the protestant reformation

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