German Embassy, 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.
Feb 19, 2015
"I believe, we are right to exhaust all the means of diplomacy and to go the extra mile. And it is good to know that the U.S. is going that extra mile together with us."
Symposium on Statecraft
Feb 3, 2015
The German Embassy has placed a book of condolences in the foyer for all those wishing to convey their remembrances of former Federal President Richard von Weizsäcker. The book will be available on February 3 February 4 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Book of Condolences
Jan 29, 2015
Huberta von Voss-Wittig hosted a lecture and luncheon Wednesday for the women of International Club Number One, whose members are the wives of ambassadors and high-ranking officials in Washington, DC.
Huberta von Voss-Wittig Hosts Lecture
Jan 26, 2015
Topics included the results of the national election in Greece and the crisis in Ukraine, among others, in the interview by Mark Crumpton on "Bottom Line."
Wittig on Bloomberg TV
Jan 15, 2015
An evening of beautiful music by Beethoven and Brahms, performed by Maestro Christoph Eschenbach and principals of the National Symphony Orchestra, brought together prominent Washingtonians at a concert hosted by Ambassador Peter Wittig Wednesday night at the Residence.