Welcome to the German Garden at the EXPO 2019

Seeding the Future

The German Garden at the EXPO 2019

The German Garden: "Live Green, Live Better" is the theme of the International Horticultural Exhibition 2019 in Beijing, China, which is bound to attract hundreds of thousands of visitors.

From 29 April to 7 October 2019, people from all over the world will have the opportunity to explore innovative technologies and approaches in landscape design and gardening, and to learn how horticulture contribute to the sustainable development of metropolitan areas and megacities.

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2019-08-13

Unicycle performers at the German Garden

Last Sunday (11 August), visitors at the Horticultural EXPO in Beijing were treated to an extraordinary sports performance.

2019-08-07

German Culture Days from 19 to 26 August 2019

The German Culture Days will be taking place from 19 to 26 August at the German Garden exhibition during the Beijing Expo. The event will be seeing a variety of VIPs as well as musical highlights and a variety of fascinating presentations for visitors to enjoy.
From left: Lena Mahnke (German Garden), Andriy Kalynyak (Assistant Director of the German Garden), Ms. Zhang Lili and her daughter Wu Moyang from Shuozhou

2019-07-01

The German Garden is a visitor magnet!

The team behind the German Garden at the EXPO in Beijing had a special reason to celebrate today, as they had the honour to welcome the five hundred thousandth visitor!
Die offizielle Zeremonie anlässlich des Deutschen Nationentags. ©Jochen Utecht

2019-05-23

Photos of the German National Day

The German National Day took place on 13 May 2019. Here are some photos from the day.
Die Ausstellung im Pavillon des Deutschen Gartens auf der Gartenbau-EXPO 2019 in Peking. ©Jochen Utecht

2019-05-20

Photos of the exhibition

Here are some photos from the exhibition.
Die Gartenlandschaft des Deutschen Gartens auf der Gartenbau-EXPO 2019 in Peking. ©Jochen Utecht

2019-05-20

Photos of the landscaped parks

Here are some photos of the landscaped parks.
Der Spielbereich für Kinder an der deutschen Plaza auf der Gartenbau-EXPO 2019 in Peking. ©Jochen Utecht

2019-05-20

Photos of the Plaza at the German Garden

Here are some photos of the Plaza at the German Garden with the souvenir shop, children’s play area and restaurant.

2019-04-29

Horticultural Expo 2019 officially open in Beijing

The Horticultural Expo officially opened in Beijing on 29 April 2019 with the theme Live Green, Live Better. Many countries and organisations are showcasing their concepts and ideas in horticulture and green technology, and the opportunity they present in contributing to sustainable urban development, on the 960-hectare Expo area until 7 October 2019.

The 2,016 m² German Garden provides inspiration for innovation as an example of Germany's commitment to mastering environmental challenges with Seeding the Future as the theme.

Dates & events

During the entire EXPO, a varied cultural and musical programme awaits you in the German Garden.

Programme

Dates & events

During the entire EXPO, a varied cultural and musical programme awaits you in the German Garden.

Programme

19.08.2019 10:00

Presentation week German Culture Days: Stadtbienen eV bee advocates

A dedicated beekeeper and the founder of the Stadtbienen eV bee advocacy association, Hubertus Weber will be holding four to five twenty-minute presentations daily on how important it is to protect our honeybees and wild bees, and the catastrophic consequences that their extinction would have for floral biodiversity for the planet, its animal kingdom and the human race. More information

21.08.2019 10:00

Presentation week German Culture Days: Network Solidarity Agriculture

A farmer and member of the organisation Solidarische Landwirtschaft, Sebastian Klein deals with the question of how a new form of production cycle outside the global markets could contribute to the preservation of sustainable farming producing healthy and fresh foods while conserving natural and cultural habitats. More information

23.08.2019 10:00

Presentation week German Culture Days: Edible City Kassel

The Essbare Stadt association has been dedicating its efforts towards creating a vibrant, productive and nature-preserving urban landscape around the city of Kassel since 2009. The community’s activities include community gardening with organic vegetable production as well as planting and cultivating fruit and nut trees. Visitors will be given the opportunity to get actively involved in shaping the goals of Essbare Stadt eV in an exciting series of workshops and a planning simulation. More information

25.08.2019 10:00

VIPs and musical accompaniment

We especially look forward to Hans-Joachim Fuchtel at the German Culture Days, Parliamentary Secretary of State and Commissioner General of the German Garden exhibition. A brass band of sixty-one from the Musikverein Stammheim eV and Musikverein Trachtenkapelle Althengstett eV music societies will be playing to visitors on the square in front of the German Garden exhibition and International Pavilion on 25 and 26 August 2019. More information