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  • Apr 5, 2016 | Germany.info | Study Looks at American Perceptions of Germany


    How do Americans view Germany and its role in Europe? How have these perceptions changed in recent years? Have domestic politics in the United States impacted these views? Our MAGID Study answers these questions and more!

    American Perceptions of Germany
  • Nov 19, 2014 | Germany.info | Escaping East Germany: Germans Discuss Crossing the Border


    For decades, Germany was divided, cut in two by a highly-secured border that seemed almost impossible to penetrate. Crossing this border was neither easy, nor safe: at least 138 people died trying. But for some, the desire for freedom outweighed the risks, and they made the dangerous journey over, under or right through the border, well knowing they may not survive.

    Newseum Event
  • Nov 15, 2013 | Germany.info | German-American Friendship Garden Blooms Anew After Restoration


    The German-American Friendship Garden in Washington, D.C. has undergone its long-awaited restoration. The memorial is now equipped with a new irrigation system, as well as new plants and flowers that are native to both North America and Germany.

    German-American Friendship Garden
  • Nov 14, 2013 | Germany.info | Ambassador Ammon Visits German-American Friendship Garden After Restoration

    Ambassador Ammon at the German-American Friendship Garden

    On Thursday, German Ambassador Peter Ammon visited the German-American Friendship Garden on the National Mall, which has been restored with 2,000 new plants, trees and shrubs that can be found on both sides of the Atlantic.

    Ambassador Visits Friendship Garden
  • Sep 24, 2013 | Germany.info | The German-American Community Marches Through New York in Annual Steuben Parade

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    This year’s 56th annual Steuben Parade took place on Sept. 21, highlighting German-American friendship and heritage as the parade animatedly marched through New York City, electrifying a crowd of spectators waving German flags.

    Steuben Parade
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The German-American Friendship Garden

German-American Friendship Garden plaque

The German-American Friendship Garden celebrates 300 years of friendship between the United States and Germany. It was established in 1983 and first dedicated by US President Ronald Reagan and German Chancellor Helmut Kohl in 1988.

The German-American Friendship Garden

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