German cruise ship docks in Norfolk

David Craft (WAVY)

NORFOLK, Va. (WAVY) – The massive German cruise ship Mein Schiff 6, arrived in Downtown Norfolk, Sunday morning.

The 968-foot-long German ship Mein Schiff 6 pulled up to the Decker Half Moone Center

More than 2,500 passengers spent the day and spent their money before departing that evening.

A ceremony took place onboard the vessel Sunday to officially recognize this inaugural call, and mark the beginning of a new partnership with Norfolk.

The ship will make another stop on Oct. 30.