St. Louis’ own Missouri History Museum in Forest Park will be the perfect place to experience what some have come to call Utopia.
Utopia – Revisiting a German State in America opened September 6, in Washington, D.C. at the German American Heritage Foundation’s museum where it will be until October 25, 2014. On November 22, 2014 it will open at the Missouri History Museum in St. Louis, Missouri.
The exhibit followed the path of the emigrants from Giessen via Bremen and Bremerhaven to Baltimore where the project team, today’s “emigrants”, where greeted with a welcome ceremony at the Baltimore Immigration Memorial Garden at Locust Point
This is part of the Immigrant Entrepreneurship: German-American Business Biographies: 1720 to the Present program at the German American Heritage Foundation.
All of the interesting events planned for The Kulturkirche St. Stephani – Stephanikirchhof, 28195 Bremen, Germany from the Opening: Saturday, April 5, 2014 at 7 pm to the Closing on July 4, 2014
We are looking for descendants of the family of Friedrich Muench and Paul Follenius, founders of the Giessen Emigration Society, and all families that descend from the original 500 members of the Society. Every dream begins with a dreamer such as Friedrich Muench
The Missouri Germans Consortium and Reisende Sommer Republik of Germany announces the exhibit: Utopia in Saint Charles County.