Welcome to the Goethe-Institut Kenya


Adventskalender 2014

Season's Greetings

Thank you for your interest in our activities. We look forward to seeing you in our language courses, at our cultural events, and in our library in the new year!
The Institute closes on 19 December 2014 and reopens on 5 January 2015.

Happy holidays and a prosperous new year! More ...
Miriam Syowia Kyambi

Ways of Live :

Interview with Miriam Syowia Kyambi
Stephanie Stremler

Art and Film:

Interview with Stephanie Stremler
Mathare Youth Sports Association (MYSA)


The Mathare Youth Sports Association (MYSA) 

Current Projects

Contact Zones NRB is now available as ebooks!   deutsch deutsch

The book series Contact Zones NRB pays tribute to the developments that have shaped the art scene globally and the intellectual discourse.

Music Around Africa   deutsch deutsch deutsch deutsch

Interest in modern urban music from Africa is growing worldwide. Music Around Africa gives a rough overview of the diverse and dynamic music scenes south of the Sahara.

TEN CITIES   deutsch deutsch

Public Sphere Urban Space Club Culture

Music in Africa   deutsch deutsch

Music in Africa will focus on current trends in contemporary sub-Saharan African music, while emphasizing the diverse aspects specific to each country or region ...

Word of Mouth - Orality in Africa   deutsch deutsch deutsch

Word of Mouth provides information on the significance of orality in African countries. 

eLibrary   deutsch deutsch

Our new virtual library allows you to borrow eBooks, electronic newspapers or eAudio books comfortably from home 24 hours a day 7 days a week!

Publications of the Goethe-Institut Kenya   deutsch deutsch

Through books and websites we give our projects longevity and an additional form of expression; and we reach a greater audience even beyond Kenya...


Goethe-Institut Kenya
No. 3, Monrovia Street
Maendeleo House
+254 20 2211381
+254 20 2245115
+254 20 2612541
+254 20 2612542

Download our Programme of Events

You can now download our current Programmes of Events as a PDF-File here.

50 years in Kenya

This year we celebrate our 50th anniversary


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