Herzlich Willkommen beim Germanic-American Institute!

Welcome to the Germanic-American Institute. We are a Minnesota non-profit whose mission is to foster appreciation and understanding of the culture, language, arts, and ongoing history of the German-speaking peoples through public educational and cultural programs.

The GAI is a co-founder and sponsor of the Twin Cities German Immersion School, a public charter located in St.Paul, serving children in kindergarten through 8th grade.

The last Kaffeestube for the season was held Sat. May 18. 
Join us for Kaffee und Kuchen on the porch and in the dining 
room beginning Saturday, June 15.

Summer Classes for Adults - Registration NOW OPEN! 
Continue your German language learning this summer! The GAI summer session is scheduled for July and August and registration is now open! Take advantage of our small class sizes and excellent instructors. Register here

Hurry, Summer Language Camps are filling! 
Held in the GAI Haus and on the beautiful grounds, summer language camps are centered around fun, highly interactive themes. German beginners to bilingual campers are welcome. Ages 5-13

Deutsche Tage (German Days) 2019
Saturday, June 8, 11 a.m.–10.p.m. |  Sunday, June 9, 11 a.m.–5 p.m.
Traditional and modern Germany will be represented at this year's Deutsche Tage. Celebrate two days of German food, beer, music, and culture at St. Paul’s oldest ethnic festival. Free with food, drink, and goods for sale. Find all the details here!

Vielen Dank, Deutsche Tage Gold Sponsors: 


Kicking off Deutsche Tage on Saturday morning at 9 a.m. is a Fahrradtour, a leisurely 27 kilometer guided bicycle tour on open roads, beginning and ending at the Germanic-American Institute. After the ride, enjoy a free beer or other beverage! Free but registration is required.

Join us on an unforgettable trip to Germany and the Rhineland! More info

Register Today

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