German Embassy, Washington, DC
US Capitol in Washington, DC.
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Welcome to the German Embassy in Washington, DC, the official representation of the Federal Government of Germany in the United States.
The Ambassador and Departments section provides you with information about the Ambassador, as well as the work and services of the embassy departments.
In our Visa, Passport, Legal section you will find information on the numerous consular and legal services for US residents and German citizens within the Embassy's area of consular jurisdiction: Delaware, Maryland, Virginia, West Virginia and the District of Columbia.
Nov 25, 2015
Come celebrate German Heritage with us! On Sunday, December 6th vs. the Dallas Mavericks, the Washington Wizards will host German Heritage Night for the first time ever at the Verizon Center.
German Heritage Night
Nov 18, 2015
The Second German-American Dialogue on China took place this week in Washington, DC. Organized by the German Embassy and the Center for Strategic and International Studies (CSIS).
Dialogue on China
Nov 18, 2015
Representatives of the German Embassy attended the National Council for the Social Studies (NCSS) expo in New Orleans on November 13 and 14. Each year, the expo attracts thousands of teachers, professors and others in the education industry who are looking to gather materials for their courses. The Germany.info booth provided books, T-shirts, pens, maps, brochures and fun giveaways to those looking to bring Germany into their classrooms.
NCSS New Orleans
Nov 17, 2015
German and Italian military gathered alongside their US brothers-in-arms on November 15 at Fort Meade Military Base. The soldiers were assembled to honor 33 German and two Italian soldiers who are interned in the base cemetary.
Day of Mourning
Nov 16, 2015
The German Embassy hosted a Skills Initiative event last week in conjunction with the Aspen Institute’s Skills for the Future. The event was titled, “Future Prospects for Skills and Apprenticeship Programs in the US and Germany.”
Skills Initiative Conference