The German-American Heritage Museum of the USA
March 21st, 2015
12PM to 6PM
German-American Heritage Museum
719 Sixth Street NW
Washington, DC 20001


Come Celebrate the Five-Year-Anniversary of the German-American Heritage Museum of the USA™ with us on Saturday, March 21st!

On March 19th, 2010, our founders' long-held dream to have a presence in the nation's capital became reality: The German-American Heritage Foundation of the USA opened its headquarters and museum at 719 Sixth Street NW in Washington, DC.

Stop by for fun and games as well as for free doughnuts and coffee and celebrate with us on Saturday, March 21, 2015, from 12:00 PM - 6:00 PM!    

In anticipation for our upcoming exhibit "100 Years of Hollywood and the Influence of German Immigrants", and to commemorate the 100th anniversary of the opening of Universal Studios in Hollywood by German-American Carl Laemmle on March 15, 1915, we invite you to watch the special documentary about his life by Kai Christiansen.  

In addition to our scavenger hunt for kids and a wheel of fortune, we will also have two raffle drawings for the chance to win books, gift cards, and more as well as the Grand Prize, a weekend-getaway incl. airfare to LA! 

Open House Schedule: 
12:30 PM - Welcome by Executive Director Petra Schuermann 
1:00 PM   - 1st Screening of "100 Years of Hollywood" (52 min) 
2:30 PM   - 1st Raffle Drawing 

3:00 PM   - Anniversary Raffle Drawing for the Grand Prize 

4:00 PM   - 2nd Screening of "100 Years of Hollywood (52min) 

6:00 PM   - Museum closes 

Festive opening on March 19, 2010 with (f.r.t.l.) Ambassador Klaus Scharioth, Senator Richard Lugar, and GAHF President Emeritus Bern Deichmann.

Those of you who donate $500 by March 20, 2015 or more will be automatically entered into our Five-Year-Anniversary Rafflefor the chance to win the Grand Prize, a $1,100-value weekend getaway to Los Angeles. Winner will receive a round-trip flight from anywhere in the U.S. to L.A., courtesy of Omega World Travel, two-nights at the LAX Hilton Hotel, and transportation provided by SIXT Rent-A-Car. Click here to donate! 

Help us continue our mission to collect, record, preserve and exhibit the rich cultural legacy of Americans of German-speaking ancestry by making a contribution to the foundation or becoming a member.   

Click here  to buy tickets for our raffle! 

Hilton Los Angeles Airport Hotel 

Note: We will collect your contact info and notify you of winning, should you not be present at the time of the drawing. 

RSVP is kindly requested. Please RSVP by clicking on " Register Now" below. 


Register Now!

FREE Digital Edition
See and read Diplomatic Connections Magazine
View Archived Digital Editions