Germans in America

320 years ago the first German emigrants arrived in the States. Since then millions of Germans have set off to try their luck in the New World.
 
 
 
 
The tour of the America-exhibition shows how deeply the German roots are anchored in American history. From the first German immigrants via those who arrived due in the mass-exodus during the 18th century to the examination of the question with what problems they were confronted and how they attempted to solve them. Questions that are still relevant nowadays.

Up to this day "the land of limitless opportunities" has not lost its fascination. Many people still dream of emigrating to the USA and of starting a fresh existence. In station five you can research in how far this history is connected with your own home town or even with your own family.
 
All stations 
 
The individual stations will give you interesting information, historic sources, puzzles and hints for extensive research.
 
 
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