Neil MacGregor focuses on two great emblems of Germany's national diet: beer and sausages.
Neil MacGregor visits the Walhalla, a 19th-century temple to German-ness, built in Bavaria
Neil MacGregor focuses on Germany's great national poet Goethe, who was born in 1749.
Neil MacGregor on how the Grimms and painter Caspar David Friedrich shaped German identity
Neil MacGregor examines how Luther created the modern German language.
Neil MacGregor discovers how coins reveal the range and diversity of the Holy Roman Empire
Neil MacGregor visits Strasbourg, now in France but also a key city in German history.
Neil MacGregor visits Kaliningrad, now in Russia but formerly the German city Konigsberg.
Neil MacGregor examines the story of the two Germanys, East and West, created in 1949.
Twenty-five years after the fall of the Berlin Wall, Neil visits the Brandenburg Gate.