1997 WTA German Open
|1997 WTA German Open|
|Date||12 – 18 May|
|Draw||56S / 28D|
|Surface||Clay / outdoor|
|Venue||Rot-Weiss Tennis Club|
|Mary Joe Fernández|
|Lindsay Davenport / Jana Novotná|
The 1997 WTA German Open was a women's tennis tournament played on outdoor clay courts at the Rot-Weiss Tennis Club in Berlin, Germany that was part of the Tier I categiry of the 1997 WTA Tour. It was the 26th edition of the tournament and was held from 12 May through 18 May 1997. Tenth-seeded Mary Joe Fernández won the singles title.
- It was Fernández's 2nd title of the year and the 25th of her career.
- It was Davenport's 7th title of the year and the 25th of her career. It was Novotná's 3rd title of the year and the 79th of her career.