• The German Society's historic building stands on Spring Garden Street in Philadelphia's Northern Liberties neighborhood. Learn more about our history here.
  • Check out our virtual offerings by following the Virtual Content link at the bottom of this page.
  • The library is open on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 10am-4pm, and visitors are welcome to stop in for a tour. If you would like to do research, please contact the librarian prior to your visit.
  • Proof of vaccination is required to attend the German Society's indoor events. Please bring your vaccination card (or a clear photo of it) and a valid ID when attending an event.
  • The German Society's administrative office will be closed from July 9 through July 31. Normal business hours will resume on Monday, August 1.
  • The Horner Library will be closed from July 28 through August 9. Normal hours will resume on Thursday, August 11. Appointments will be required during the period that the office is closed (July 9-31).