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Zeppelin Museum

Seestr. 22, 88045 Friedrichshafen, Baden-Wurttemberg, Germany
+49 7541 38010
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Zeppelin Museum

Worth to stop. Very interesting museum showing the history of the zeppelin. You could easily spend... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Kristina Č
Very informative and you can walk thru rebuilt Zeppelin-aircraft guest-rooms

A very good and informative museum about a long forgotten historic aircraft transportation... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Bob x
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In Zeppelin Museum guests can discover around 1500 exhibits on 4000m² exhibition space. The museum houses the world's largest collection on the history and technology of aviation, a walkable model of the LZ 129 Hindenburg and an art collection that comprises the greatest masters from Southern Germany from the Middle Ages to the present.
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  • Very good40%
  • Average11%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
Seestr. 22, 88045 Friedrichshafen, Baden-Wurttemberg, Germany
+49 7541 38010
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Worth to stop. Very interesting museum showing the history of the zeppelin. You could easily spend two hours inside. I was surprised how much my kids (4 and 8 year) enjoyed and learnt about zeppelin. Museum is full of interesting information. I found out that...More

Thank Kristina Č
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A very good and informative museum about a long forgotten historic aircraft transportation system. They do have a lot of explanation showcases, even in English. But my favorite part was the rebuilt guest-lounge and guest-rooms on the lower Zeppelin-aircraft passenger-deck. And YES = you can...More

Thank Bob x
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It wasn't what I thought it would be, but it was good nonetheless. There is a partial reconstruction of the Hindenburg into which you can walk and it shows some of the interior of the great airship as it looked when it flew. Very well...More

Thank sandiablonde
Reviewed 15 October 2017

A must see, don't miss if you are in the area. A wonderful informative on how Zeppelins were built and used. Fascinating.

Thank RossDiny
Reviewed 6 October 2017

We were a bit nonplussed about visiting the museum but were very happy that we decided too. We were pleased that some of the exhibits had English versions with them as we do not understand German. The staff were helpful and one member was particularly...More

Thank Jan J
Reviewed 1 October 2017

The history of Zeppelin aircraft and their achievements as well as failures are explained alongside the vision of Count Zeppelin. Reconstructed passenger facilities show air travel in a very different light and the effect of the airship's manufacture on the local town was interesting. The...More

Thank Margaret N
Reviewed 27 September 2017

This Museum is for tourists with a love of aviation & seeking knowledge of the peacetime & wartime uses of Germany's great airships. The PRO's of the Museum are: (1) the physical exhibits of hydrogen lifting systems, diesel motors, and flight navigation instruments, (2) the...More

Thank CurtHolguin
Reviewed 21 September 2017 via mobile

It's an interesting museum showing the history of the zeppelin. We went in near the end of the day so got in for less which was good although we didn't have as long to walk round. There is a good kids interactive section. The only...More

Thank rhonagibson
Reviewed 20 September 2017

Friedrichschafen, apart from it's lake-side location has little to commend it, and everywhere there are monuments, statues and fountains dedicated to.....Zeppelins. We were warned that there's really very little in there and so luckily did not pay to enter - instead looking at the reception...More

Thank jogon c
Reviewed 14 September 2017 via mobile

Worth the trip to stop.in and see. The history of the airship world wide. Pre WW1 to present . Showing you the assembly to flight. Walking through a full size model of the Hindinberg from the cabins to lounge to framing structure of this famous...More

Thank jaybirdrcky
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lyndon e
6 May 2017|
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Response from Dagmar B | Reviewed this property |
Hi there! Yes, the Zeppelin Museum is definitely kid friendly. They even supply some small items for kids such as cardboard "suitcases" with baggage tags to fill in by the kids themselves. Also the small section with... More