Germany: Memories of a Nation Podcast

Neil MacGregor, director of the British Museum, explores 600 years of Germany's complex and often challenging history using objects, art, landmarks and literature.

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Made in Germany: the stories of 10 fascinating objects

From Clock to Car: Masters of Metal

See photos and videos of this diverse collection of products and sculptures.

10 reasons we know Germans love beer and sausages

Currywurst

Beer riots and sausage snacks demonstrate a devotion to the national diet.

10 things you may not know about Germany

The vase attacked by Joseph Goebbels

Degenerate art and other facts from this fascinating nation.