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German exams

You can certify your language skills by taking a Goethe-Institut German exam.

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Film screenings, exhibitions, lectures, concerts, readings and more - see all the event that the Goethe-Institut Chicago is hosting in Chicago and and the Midwest!

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We promote the study of German abroad and encourage international cultural exchange.

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The Digital Kinderuniversity

The Digital Kinderuniversity ("Kinderuni") is a free educational project for children aged 8-12 years. Students of the online university can explore 30 different lectures in three faculties: Humankind, Nature and Technology. 

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PINA BAUSCH

Use the Promo-Code: GOETHE20. You will receive 20% off for tickets for shows on May 2 and 3.

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German Series in the USA
Binge Fever!

Television “Made in Germany” is having a golden moment with the rise of international streaming services. In this dossier, we highlight binge-worthy German serials and fill you in on where to watch them in the USA.