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2017 News & Events

December 2017

13 December 2017

Pop-Up Gaeltacht

Pop-Up Gaeltacht is coming to Berlin! We'll be mixing Irish and German cultures on 13 December in Weihnachtsmarkt am Gendarmenmarkt.

November 2017

09 November 2017

The Geansaí - Ich bin ein Berliner

The Embassy will host a screening of RTÉ's 'The Geansaí - Ich bin ein Berliner'.

New Consular Position at the Embassy November 2017* This position has now been filled

October 2017

04 October 2017

Young Irish Berliners

On October 12th the Embassy will open its doors to the young Irish community of Berlin.

September 2017

30 August 2017

15 September - Enda O'Brien

The Embassy is delighted to welcome renowned Irish author Edna O'Brien to the Embassy on Friday 15 September at 12pm to celebrate the publication of her most recent novel 'Little Red Chairs' (Faber & Faber), 'Die kleinen roten Stühle' (Steidl).

30 August 2017

21 September - Heinrich Böll Centenary - 100 Jahre Heinrich Böll:

In celebration of the centenary of Heinrich Böll, as well as the 60th anniversary of the publication of the acclaimed ‘Irisches Tagebuch’, the Embassy of Ireland in Berlin is hosting a screening of Böll’s film; ‘Irland und seine Kinder’

August 2017

18 Juy 2017

The Last Rose of Summer Concert Series

This year marks the third annual Last Rose of Summer concert series. The Embassy is delighted to partner once again with our neighbours, the Mendelssohn-Gesellschaft e.V. Mendelssohn house, the former company headquarters of the Mendelssohn Bank, has been home to the Embassy since 2010. Over the years we have been privileged to host a number of events together with the Mendelssohn-Gesellschaft e.V. and we are thrilled to have an opportunity to work together again to present The Last Rose of Summer concert series in 2017.

July 2017

07 July 2017

Customer Service Officer vacancy Embassy of Ireland Berlin

Are you a highly motivated individual? Do you enjoy problem-solving and interacting with people? Are you interested in Irish-German relations? Have you had over 2 years experience in a busy customer role? Do you have at least C1-C2 level German and English? Then you should think about applying for the Customer Service Officer vacancy at the Embassy of Ireland in Berlin. Vacancy details here. Apply before the end of the day Friday 4 August 2017.

June 2017

28 June 2017


The Embassy of Ireland presents "Borderlands", an exhibition by photographer Valentina Culley-Foster. This exhibition comprises two projects "From the North to the Republic" and "'Berlin Wall Trail: Space in Flux" both of which explore borders and their legacy.

08 June 2017

Bloomsday 2017

Join us for the 2017 celebrations of Bloomsday on 16 June at the Embassy from 12:30-2:30pm for a staged reading from Ulysses presented by the Curious Fox bookshop, a reading by poet Terry McDonagh and a performance of music from Ken Shakin's opera 'The Wandering', as well as the traditional gorgonzola sandwiches and burgundy, of course.

May 2017

03 May 2017

Embassy Closed 4th & 5th May

The embassy will be closed to the public on Thursday 4 and Friday 5 May for essential training in consular services, passport and visa procedures, crisis preparedness & response, customer service and data protection. This training will help us deliver a better service to you. Irish citizens who require emergency assistance can contact us at + 49 (0) 30 220 720, and a leave a message on the Duty Officer mailbox. This mailbox is monitored regularly outside of public opening hours. Thank you for understanding. As always, we welcome your feedback on possible l improvements to service delivery.

April 2017

Visa & Consular Assistant Vacancy, Embassy of Ireland

27 April 2017

The Embassy of Ireland in Berlin is recruiting a Visa & Consular Assistant on a one-year temporary fixed-term contract. Full details available in the advertisement linked above. Make sure to apply (by email) before the deadline of 14.00 on Friday 12 May 2017.

Postcards from the Hinterland - Eoin Butler

27 April 2017

We are delighted to announce the upcoming exhibition entitled "Postcards from the Hinterland" by Eoin Butler.

Taoiseach Meets Chancellor Merkel on 6 April 2017 in Berlin

March 2017

St. Patrick's Day 2017 - A Global Celebration

14 March 2017

February 2017

Conradh na Gaeilge Bheirlín Exhibition - The Revitalisation of the Irish Language and the Easter Rising

14 February 2017

We are delighted to announce the upcoming exhibition by Conradh na Gaeilge Bheirlín, “The Revitalisation of the Irish Language and the Easter Rising” opening on the 14.02.17 in the Embassy.

January 2017

Government of Ireland Emigrant Support Programme 

25 January 2017

The Emigrant Support Programme promotes cultural, community and heritage projects that foster a vibrant sense of Irish community and identity.

Year in Review 2016 Highlights

11 January 2016

Learn more about the work of the Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade in 2016