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City twinnings

Direct co-operation between local governments all over the world is gaining increasing importance - not only due to advanced communication but also due to global relevance of many issues, especially as regards the environment. The City of Bonn has contracted various types of partnership agreements.

The Brandenburger Tor in Potsdam

All of these twinnings feature a lively interchange in the spirit of international understanding which is implemented by schools, clubs and societies.

Twinning Agreement with Potsdam

A twinning agreement joins Bonn, former residence of the court of the Cologne Prince Elector, to Potsdam, former principal residence of the Prussian court, since 1988.

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  • Landeshauptstadt Potsdam/Robert Schnabel

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