Husum/Nordfriesland: Pier in Schobüll

Welcome to the German Consulate General in Edinburgh

Federal President Joachim Gauck

Federal President Joachim Gauck for the 2014 Day of German Unity

When we celebrate our National Day this year, a quarter of a century after the peaceful revolutions in Central and Eastern Europe and the fall of the Berlin Wall, we recall that German unity was not simply a stroke of luck.


"Front" at the Edinburgh International Festival

From 22nd – 28th August 2014 the production "FRONT", an epic, multi-lingual spoken-word polyphony, was brought to the Edinburgh International Festival by Belgian director Luk Perceval, in a co-product...

Workers looking at a blueprint

How to Find an Internship in Germany

                                                                                                                                        So you want to do an internship in Germany. Great. Perhaps you h...

Botschafterbesuch in Edinburgh

Ambassador Ammon in Edinburgh

Dr Peter Ammon undertook his first visit to Edinburgh as German Ambassador to the United Kingdom. As well as attending the Edinburgh Fringe Festival, the Ambassador met with Scotland's First Minister Alex Salmond, Lord Provost Donald Wilson, and Tricia Marwick, Presiding Officer of the Scottish Parliament.