Excursion to the Holsten-Brewery


Visit the Holsten-Brewery with Colón. You will see a film about the development of the brewery, the modern plant and the filling plant. Afterwards you may, of course, test a Holsten light lunch.[more]

Daytrip to Bremen


The Hanseatic City of Bremen was founded more than 1,000 years ago. We will be taking the train to Bremen to view the historical old city. There are many interesting sights such as the Bremen City Hall (since 2004 a World...[more]

Excursion to the Planetarium


Take a trip to the stars. The Hamburg Planetarium allows you to travel to the far reaches of our solar system. It was constructed in 1930 in a former water tower and is currently one of the most modern in the world.[more]

Anniversary - 3 years of Colón cinema nights


On Wednesday, February 11th, Colón and many friends are celebrating their third anniversary of cinema nights. On tap are six exciting short films with free refreshments in the intermissions. Afterwards the celebration continues. [more]

Excursion to the International Maritime Museum


Hamburg’s newest tourist attraction offers a huge selection of ship models, paintings, nautical equipment, uniforms, weapons, porcelain and silver item and an extensive archive spread over a floor space of 12,000 m² and 10...[more]

Colón at the HSH Nordbank Run 2008


It was great! More than 28.000 participants in 964 teams took part in the HSH Nordbank Run in the new Hafen City which according to the newspapers was "The biggest track event in Northern Germany". Colón was, of course,...

Literary Reading at Colón


On 10.04.08 the american author David Bergman gave a reading from his book "An American in the language labyrinth" in the Colón library. It's an account of the process of learning German from the difficult beginning, overcoming...