Cead Mile Failte! Welcome!

The Deutsch-Irische Gesellschaft e.V. in Bonn is a society of people with the mutual goal

to promote contacts between Irish and German in a European context.


To impart

the knowledge about

  • Irish culture
  • History and
  • Society

beyond the stereotype of folklore and pubculture and to give insights to current developments of the modern Ireland.

It is political neutral but not apolitical.

Our next event:

Music and terrorism. “Rebel Songs” and the Northern Irish troubles in the second half of the 20th century

Lecturer: Sebastian Bücklers, with music by Tom Kannmacher

Date: Saturday, 15th of February 2019, 6 p. m.

Location: Oxford Club, Adenauerallee 7, 53111 Bonn

The Eventcalendar 2020 is available

For a view Veranstaltungen 2020 PDF

with the highlight:

Exhibition of fotographs from Wicklow Mountains and the Aran Islands of the irish playwright

John Millington Synge (1871 – 1909)

from 15. May 2010 up to 1. Juni 2020

with accompanying readings, guidances, lectures and presenting of movies.

Exhibition opening

When: 15. Mai 2020; 18:00 Uhr

Where: Kunstforum Palastweiher; Winzerstraße 7, 53639 Königswinter

In cooperation with

Deutsch-Irische Gesellschaft Würzburg

Studienhaus für Keltische Sprachen und Kulturen (SKSK)

Universität Bonn, Institut für Anglistik, Amerikanistik und Keltologie

Volkshochschule Siebengebirge