Germany Germany, officially the Federal Republic of Germany, is a country rich in culture and history. It is known for its famous writers and scientists and more than 20,000 castles. Photo Gallery Elbe Sandstone Mountains Black Forest Semperoper sports fans Lake Constance Munich Alps Cologne Cathedral Neuschwanstein Castle Brandenburg Gate (c) Can Stock Photo / PeterHermesFurian Coat of Arms National Animal Eagle National Flower Cornflower More About Germany Products & Posts About Germany Books About Germany Disclosure: The books contain affiliate links. If you click through and make a purchase, we receive a small commission at no extra charge to you. Thank you for supporting Globe Trottin' Kids and our global education mission.