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 Summer Closing 2014
The library will stay closed from Monday 28 August until Monday, 1 September 2014. The office closes from 5 until 25 August 2014.
After the closure you can find us in our building at 62 Fitzwilliam Square, Dublin 2.

Photocall Ireland (c) Goethe-Institut Irland.


Photocall Ireland (c) Goethe-Institut Irland.

Embarking on an exciting building project for the Goethe-Institut at 37 Merrion Square

The redevelopment of the Goethe-Institut's Irish HQ at 37 Merrion Square will see the 1790 Georgian townhouse refurbished to its period glory and welcome the creation of a new garden and contemporary mews building on the site. From September 2014 the Goethe-Institut will temporarily relocate all services to 62 Fitzwilliam Square until the Merrion Square building re-opens in Autumn 2016. More ...

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    Conchita Wurst | Photo: Albin Olsson, CC BY-SA 3.0 DE


    Europe’s bearded queen: Conchita Wurst
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    Gardening together

    Community Gardens in Berlin and Dublin
    Photo: © Anna Hoben

    Urban development

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      Current Projects

      International German Language Olympics 2014   deutsch

      Ireland at the International German Language Olympics for the 1st time.

      Deutschmobil   deutschenglish

      The touring bus Deutschmobil is a very special car, equipped with carefully chosen teaching and advertising materials for its tour through Ireland.

      German Connects:)   deutschenglish

      Why, actually, should Irish people learn German? German Connects:) , an initiative by the German Embassy and the Goethe-Institut Irland, has the answers! More...

      Meet the Germans   deutschenglishnederlandsdansksuomeksinorsk

      What is typical about them? Read portraits and interviews of people worth knowing and Rory MacLean’s blog from Berlin.

      Cultures in Translation   deutschenglishnederlandsdansksuomeksiIcelandnorsksvenskaGaeilge

      Portal for translated German literature, providing an overview of publications and news from the German publishing world.
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      Popcast – Current Music from Germany   deutschenglish

      The latest from German bands – monthly: listen in, subscribe!


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