Looking for German Classes in Tucson, AZ?
Have you wanted to learn German for a while and are finally ready to get serious?
Or perhaps you’ve started learning German with Duolingo, Rosetta stone, etc., but find they’re not teaching you the ‘bigger picture’ of how German actually works.
Sometimes even finding a good German class locally can be challenging, though.
So, I created two resources to help guide you:
- Below I listed ALL the German learning options in the Tucson area.
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German language classes:
Although I’m not aware of any german classes for adults in the Tucson area, there is one nice option for children.
German Saturday School
The German American School Association established a children’s German School for children 4-17 and Kinderland Schools ages 3-5. The classes are held on Saturdays with ‘Kinderland’ Schools offer twice a week in the morning or afternoon.
The school is located in the ‘International School of Tucson’ building.
Learn more about the school and the teachers here.
Phone: (520) 406-0552
Address: 1701 East Seneca Street, Tucson, AZ 85719
German in a college setting:
The University of Arizona
The University of Arizona has an extensive offering of German classes and three degree options including a bachelor’s degree in German studies, a master’s degree in German studies, and a Doctoral degree in transcultural German studies.
All three of ASU’s degree offerings are designed for learning the German language, culture, and history among other areas of focus.
Click here for ASU’s German Department
Phone: (520) 621-7385
Address: 301 Learning Services Building, Tucson, AZ 85721
Pima Community College
Pima Community College offers German from time to time, though they don’t keep the best current class listings on their website so if you’re interested it’s going to be best to give them a call.
Here’s the little info they do have on their site
Phone: (520) 206-4500
Address: 4905 E Broadway Blvd, Tucson, AZ 85711
Other learning options:
Private German lessons:
Sadly, I’m not aware of anyone teaching privately in the Tucson area. 😞
German Clubs & Meetups:
German American Club of Tucson
This club turned 50 in 2016 and still hosts regular German themed events and gatherings. Including Okoberfests and more.
Phone: (520) 594-5445
Address: P.O. Box 12984, Tucson, AZ 85711
German Language Meetup in Tucson
Welcome to all ages. This is a great opportunity to meet and converse with fellow German Speakers in the area.
Meetings are held every 4th Thursday of the month from 7-9pm at the Ten55 Brewing Company.
Location: 110 E Congress St, Tucson, AZ 85701
Don’t forget other ways to experience German culture in Tucson: FOOD 😇
Authentic German food in Tucson:
Haus of Brats Food Truck
From traditional bratwurst and sauerkraut to spätzle this food truck offers authentic German food. Check their calendar to see when they’re nearby.
Phone: (520) 360-0092
German food station
Servicing the Tucson area for years, they offer a variety of bratwurst and other traditional German food. They also cater if you’re hosting an event. Check out their upcoming schedule here.
Phone: (520) 369-8456
Location: 6780 N Sandario Rd, Tucson, AZ 85743
Sierra Vista: The haven for authentic German food near Tucson:
Ready for a little road trip?
Due to Fort Huachuca and the connections to Germany with the military base, there are FOUR German restaurants to choose from in Sierra Vista. On top of that, they are all within WALKING distance of each other!
Phone: (520) 458-8228
Address: 268 W Fry Blvd, Sierra Vista, AZ 85635
Angelika’s German Imports
Phone: (520) 458-5150
Address: 1630 E Fry Blvd, Sierra Vista, AZ 85635
The German Cafe
Phone: (520) 456-1705
Address: 1232 E Fry Blvd, Sierra Vista, AZ 85635
Bobke’s For Lunch
Phone: (520) 458-8580
Address: 355 W Wilcox Dr, Sierra Vista, AZ 85635