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A child playing in the Minischirn “puzzle room” in Frankfurt’s Schirn Kunsthalle. Children three and older can play and learn on the interactive adventure course while their parents take in an exhibition. Photo (detail): ©picture alliance /dpa / Schirn Kunsthalle Frankfurt / Norbert Miguletz

The museum as classroom
The new ‘please touch’ museum

Museums are courting children and young people as the clients of tomorrow by offering innovative learning environments where they can interact with art.

Berlin und Mehr Jens Ickler © Panthermedia

German Courses
Learn German – Discover Germany’s Culture

From March 2018 we will be offering two new course formats in which you can learn German while delving deep into Germany’s culture: A 4-week preparation course for traveling and studying in Germany “Fit for Germany” for beginners and a 9-week culture course for advanced learners of German with a focus on Berlin “Berlin & Beyond”.

24H Deutsch © Goethe-Institut

24H Deutsch
Learn German with Ida

The YouTube channel 24h Deutsch takes the audience to a journey in Germany on a typical day. Each hour of the day is represented by an episode, in which you are accompanied by the young German teacher Ida. Apart from an authentic insight into the young Germany, each episode also brings you a German learning topic: from curious grammar to learning strategies, and from tongue twisters to conjunctives II.