Save the Dates!

  • Sep 12 – Choir rehearsal cancelled, now starting up on September 19th
  • Oct 8 – 132 Year German Day Banquet – check events tab
  • Oct 21 – Los Geht’s ‘Quakes! – German Heritage Night, 6:00 pm @ PayPal Park
  • Dec 2 – Annual Shareholder Meeting/Centennial Celebration

Look what’s happening at Germania Verein!

Please join us for the board meeting prior to the membership meeting. Please [...]

Monthly Membership Meeting

October 1 @ 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm

The membership meetings take place on the first Sunday at 2PM  in person [...]

Germania Gemischter Chor

October 3 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm

Please join us for our Choir practice. We will be starting to work [...]

132 Year German Day Banquet

132 Year German Day Banquet

October 8 @ 12:00 pm - 9:00 pm

The 132 Year German Day Banquet presented by the United German-American Societies of San [...]

Germania Gemischter Chor

October 10 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm

Please join us for our Choir practice. We will be starting to work [...]


October 11 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm

Do you want to keep your German Speaking skills up, then join us [...]

For more information please visit our Events page.

We are looking for new members who enjoy singing German and English songs. Please contact for more info. Just try it out. Practices are on Tuesday at 7:30 PM at the Germania Halle.

Interested in some hiking? We would like to start up a hiking group for more information go to our Wandern page

This group is for people who know a little/some German and want to improve their German language skills. Meeting time: Every other Monday starting November 7, 2022 (except summer and winter break) from 7:30pm to 8:30 pm. Please contact Claudia for the Zoom invitation

Welcome to Germania Verein!

The Germania Verein is a club for people who are interested in maintaining the German culture, customs, language, and music. Founded in 1856 and located in downtown San Jose, California, the club has a membership of about 250 people.

We offer a variety of activities for many different interests and host many different events throughout the year. Check out our website to learn more about our club. We are always accepting new members.

If you are interested in joining, please fill out our Membership Application [PDF]. E-Mail the application to or We hope to see you at our club soon!

Germania Verein, Inc.

261 N. 2nd Street, San Jose, CA 95112