German Consulate New York

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Welcome to New York!

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. We offer a wide spectrum of information, including travel, study, doing business in Germany, German newspapers and broadcasts as well as our Event Calendar. Our German language website features information and news relevant to German citizens.
The Consulate General’s area of jurisdiction covers Bermuda, Connecticut (Fairfield County), New Jersey, New York and Pennsylvania. 

Foreign Minister Steinmeier

Anti-Semitism is Poison to Any Democratic Society

"We must face up to anti-Semitism with all our strength and we must crack down in a determined manner when it comes to intolerable chants or attacks on people, synagogues, cemeteries or other Jewish institutions," Foreign Minister Steinmeier writes in the Jüdische Allgemeine newspaper.

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.

Rudolf Bauer

Rudolf Bauer - Forgotten 20th Century Master Painter

This September, a new play, public television documentary special, and two gallery exhibitions will resurrect the life and work of modernist artist Rudolf Bauer, one of the 20th century’s most important, yet nearly forgotten, painters. The German Consulate General will present his art from September 2 – 19.

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Visit us at the 92nd Y Street Fest 2014

The annual 92nd Y Street Fest will take place on Sunday, September 14, and the German Consulate will be hosting a booth at "International Way". Join us for an afternoon of fun!

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“The Miracle of Leipzig” – a Movie about the Peaceful Revolution in East Germany

In celebration of the 25th anniversary of the fall of the German Wall, the German Consulate, Lufthansa and Germany in NYC invite you to the screening of the movie “The Miracle of Leipzig” on September 15.

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 September 18-28. Now in it's 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

Brita Wagener

Brita Wagener

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Special Announcement

In observance of Labor Day the consulate will be closed on Monday, September 1, 2014.

Also, the consular section will be closed on Thursday, September 25, 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

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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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The law for the recognition of foreign professional qualifications

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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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DMY International Design Festival Berlin

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International solo dance theatre festival

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