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Want to know more about Germany?
Dip into our inspiring eBrochure and get your first impressions about the sheer diversity of Germany as a travel destination. The eBrochure is available in 32 languages.


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You can find more information about Germany on our website at:, or on our local websites.


Discover your German Heritage

'Good-bye Auswanderer'; copyright: German Emigration Center Bremerhaven
There are many ways to learn about and explore German American heritage - special trips and itineraries; the museums; the traditions and festivals; the products and brands and the people behind them. Don't forget to join our community, share your story and learn about all things German in America.

Heritage Region

Blackforest Openair Museum 'Vogtsbauernhof', Gutach, Germany
Explore the heritage regions where your ancestors came from. Explore where famous Germans came from and when and why they emigrated. Find out about where German American history started at historical heritage sites, and how you can travel along historic routes.

Made in Germany

The things you use every day may have a connection to your heritage.  Find out  which inventions were made in Germany or which Germans were responsible for well-known products or famous brands. And if you want to know more about your favorite German dish, you'll find it here too. Celebrate with one of our tasty dishes with traditional recipes.

German Heritage in the US

Historic facts are informative and expand your travels.  Find a timeline of emigration,  learn what German traditions have found their way into your annual holidays and celebrations; which words from the German language are now in yours; and then meet the Famous People  - you might be surprised who shares  your heritage.

Offers and Itineraries

German Emigration Center Bremerhaven, Photo: Werner Huthmacher
Find the right trip for you from a great selection of heritage travel offers.  Group and individual trips - tested itineraries or tailor-made.


Click here to connect with others that have an interest in anything related to German heritage. Share thoughts on heritage sites, trips, recipes, and find a German American event where you can meet them in person.

Map of Germany

Icon: Deutschlandkarte Zoomable interactive Map of Germany with a selection of several topics.
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