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    We are replacing our lift!

    Patrons please note that only the ground floor will have step-free access while our lift is being replaced. The replacement period will be 13 weeks from 29 May. If this causes a problem to your visit to the Goethe-Institut please talk to us or write to

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Current Projects

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Picture Politics

A joint project of several Goethe-Institutes bringing together comic artists and illustrators dealing with topics like immigration, stereotypes and prejudices about foreignness.

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Collecting Europe

Join us on a journey - 2,000 years into the future!

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Fading Memories

Privacy and data ownership in the digital age.