Ceremony with shanty performance and a visit of Hapag Hallen.




2 hours 45 minutes


Available all year

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Enjoy a ceremony with entertainers performing old shanty songs on a visit to the historical Hapag Hall.
  • Experience a fascinating ceremony, with shanty performance and histories about emigrants on their way to a new life in America

  • Visit the beautiful Hapag Hall and learn about its history

  • Enjoy a delicious snack and your choice of drink

Emigration history night

You’ll hear compelling stories about emigrant fates and the origins of Atlantic crossings. Learn about German shipping magnate Albert Ballin and listen to a performance with historic shanty songs. A tasty snack and a drink of your choice will be served at midnight.

Practical information


  • Disembarking port: Cuxhaven

  • Embarking port: Cuxhaven

  • Available period: All year

  • Language: English and German 

  • Transportation: Bus

  • Clothes/Footwear: Appropriate clothing and comfortable shoes

  • Walking information: Few meters from ship to bus

  • Included: Midnight snack and a drink

  • Wheelchair accessible: Yes