Current Information: Corona

Information about the local institutes

Goethe-Institute in Kanada © Jean-Guy Lambert, Goethe-Institut Toronto, Goethe-Institut Ottawa

In view of the current COVID-19 situation, we follow the orders of the authorities and contribute to the containment of corona infections. 

To protect the public and staff, the Goethe-Instituts in Canada are currently closed until further notice. Please find below the details at your local institute and please keep up to date on our respective homepages and our social media.

German Language Courses

Goethe-Institut Toronto
German courses at the Goethe-Institut Toronto

The classroom courses at the Goethe-Institut Toronto will be replaced by a virtual course and the online course offerings will be expanded. Please refer to our Coronavirus Emergency Plan for all relevant information.

For all questions please contact Nicole Smith:


Most of our physical events are postponed to later dates or unfortunately have to be cancelled. Please inform yourself about our communication channels. 
Events of the Goethe-Instituts in Canada


The libraries are also no longer open. An extension of all loans is automatically granted until two weeks after reopening. Please contact us if you have any questions about borrowing or returning items:

General Information

Please inform yourself about the further development on our websites and via our social media channels. For general inquiries, you can reach us at or

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