Looking for American Expats in Essen?

  • Connect with fellow Americans in Essen

  • Get information in our Essen guide

  • Join exciting events and activities

  • Exchange tips about expat life in Essen

  • Daiki Saito

    When my company decided to send me to Essen, I took a quick look at the local community and said: Please do!

InterNations - A Place for Americans in Essen

Hello to all of our Americans in Essen! Are you interested in getting to know fellow American expats in Essen? Are you looking for advice from other Americans, e.g. which bars in Essen will broadcast your favorite team’s upcoming match or where in town to go for stuffed turkey?

You are cordially invited to be part of InterNations Essen. Among the members of our international expat network, there is also a vibrant circle of American expats, coming from Washington D.C., Los Angeles, New York City and all regions of the USA.

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    From United States of America, living in Essen
  • Community Member
    From United States of America, living in Essen
  • Community Member
    From United States of America, living in Essen
  • Community Member
    From United States of America, living in Essen
  • Community Member
    From United States of America, living in Essen

Meet other Americans in Essen

Meet fellow Americans at our events in Essen

Attend our monthly events and activities and join various interest-based groups to get to know like-minded expatriates and fellow Americans in Essen.

Want to meet other Americans at our events?

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Forum Posts by Americans in Essen

Get trustworthy advice and local insights from fellow Americans in our Essen expat forums.

Ask experienced American expats in Essen

  • Where can I find American food?
  • Where can I meet other Americans?
  • Are there American schools in Essen?

Find other Americans to share your hobbies with

American Expats in Essen Share Their Experiences

InterNations is a place where American expats in Essen exchange experiences and tips to support each other. The desk of the Ruhr Area can be a great place for expats - our community helps you make the most of your experience!

  • Browse our Members Network to get to know Essen’s American expats.
  • Take part in our Expat Forums to obtain first hand tips from fellow American expats in Essen.
  • Use the Expat Guide for Essen to find information on your host city.

Meet Fellow Americans in Essen at Our Events

Our community in Essen is also very active offline. Our InterNations Ambassadors organize regular events and various expat activities, e.g. a dinner in Essen’s hippest restaurant or an outing with other American expats to explore the picturesque islands off the Frisian coast. These activities are a casual way to get to know expats from the USA in your local community as well as Americans in Germany nationwide. Interested? Simply become a member and we’ll be happy to welcome you among our Americans living in Essen!

  • Daiki Saito

    When my company decided to send me to Essen, I took a quick look at the local community and said: Please do!

  • Cristina Fernandez

    On InterNations I did not only meet interesting people but I also found a flat near Bochum and settled in quickly. A great platform.

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