Germanic-American Institute

A nonprofit organization

282 donors

Connecting people to a broader world through German language and culture.

As a leading 501(c)3 non-profit German language and cultural institution in North America, we are grateful for the support we receive from the Twin Cities community for our programming from cultural events, Kinderstube German Immersion Preschool and language classes, as well as mission-focused advocacy work in areas of education, sustainability, and peace and justice.

Our Work: 


  • Kinderstube German Immersion Preschool
  • Children' summer language camps
  • Samstagsschule (Saturday school) for children
  • Language classes for adults
  • Individualized tutoring for children and adults
  • Test center for Goethe Institut proficiency exams

Cultural Programming

  • Public events such as Deutsche Tage, Holiday Open Haus, and St. Paul Oktoberfest
  • Cultural events throughout the year featuring authors, speakers, film screenings, and performers from across the U.S. and Europe

Our Vision:

To be an international leader in welcoming people of all backgrounds to experience their shared humanity through celebration of the culture, innovation and values of the modern German-speaking world.

Organization Data


Organization name

Germanic-American Institute

Tax id (EIN)



Arts & Culture Education International


301 Summit Ave
Saint Paul, MN 55102


651 222 7027

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