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Skulptur-Projekte Münster 2017: “On Water” by Ayşe Erkmen Photo (detail): Elmar Kremser (picture alliance / Sven Simon)

Skulpturprojekte Münster
Time for some fun!

“Skulptur Projekte” in Münster und Marl pushes the boundaries of the public space. It used to be controversial. Does contemporary art still hurt anyone these days?

Magically lit Christmas tree floating on a lake Photo: Johann Jaritz (Own work), CC BY-SA 3.0, Wikimedia Commons
Countdown to Christmas

There is one thing that must not be missing in December: The advent calendar! Behind 24 doors, we have hidden 24 grand stories and 24 great prizes. With this, we hope to increase your holiday excitement. Click now, participate and win!

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There’s no better time to learn a language than to start young. Find out about the German courses that we will be offering for children in February 2018.