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Steinmeier visit Photo: Mark Römisch

The end of the Year of Germany in Boston
“For the West to remain more than a direction on the compass”

At a joint concert by the Leipzig Gewandhausorchester and the Boston Symphony Orchestra, German Federal President Frank-Walter Steinmeier heralded the end of the Year of Germany in the USA.

Das Brandenburger Tor 1961/2015, montage Photo (detail): © pa-picture alliance | © A. Ehrlicher, B. Rehmann

30 Years Fall of the Wall
30 Years Fall of the Wall

Since the fall of the Berlin Wall, Germany has changed - the city of Berlin has become an international metropolis. On the occasion of the anniversary of the fall of the Berlin Wall, today's pictures recall the history of yesterday: a walk along the most important places of the capital.

Shaping the past © CJ Willis

Application Deadline: 12/8
Open Call for Applications - Monument Lab Transnational Fellows

Monument Lab, in partnership with the Goethe-Institut and the Federal Agency for Civic Education, invites applications for a 2020 cohort of Monument Lab Transnational Fellows. The fellowship program is part of the joint project Shaping the Past.