Our offerings

German courses

Learn German with the international market leader for German courses.

German exams

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

About us

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

Current projects

Grand Opening Celebration Goethe © Abstract Orange

Our new Home!

Welcome to our new home on the corner of 14th and R St, NW at THE LIZ! Visit us for events, exhibits, and more. Language courses beginning December 2019 will be held at the new location.

Digital Kinderuniversity © Goethe-Institut

Digital Kinderuniversity

The Digital Kinderuniversity is a brand new, completely free, and entirely online-based program. Students can learn German while watching fun videos about science experiments.

The Big Pond – A US-German Listening Series .

The Big Pond

From pretzels and beer to the Berlin Wall, from motorcycles to recycling, these 50 radio features explore the relationship between Germany and the US on all levels.