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Zeppelin Museum

Seestr. 22, 88045 Friedrichshafen, Baden-Wurttemberg, Germany
+49 7541 38010
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Amazing and Interesting

A must see, don't miss if you are in the area. A wonderful informative on how Zeppelins were... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Houston, Texas
Interesting lesson on Zeppelin aircraft.

We were a bit nonplussed about visiting the museum but were very happy that we decided too. We were... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
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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 1 week ago

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 2 weeks ago

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 3 weeks ago

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 3 weeks ago

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 4 weeks ago 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 4 weeks ago

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
Reviewed 9 September 2017 via mobile

We visited using our Bodensee ticket which covers entry to places of interest and boat and bus travel. The museum was very busy and after about 2 hrs we had had enough. Very interesting exhibits with some English translations. Some of the interactive TV screens...More

Thank Hardapple
Reviewed 8 September 2017 via mobile

Food was ok. Nothing special but typical german Braten with Semmelknödel. We liked it but maybe not everyones favorite.

Thank Thorsten K
Reviewed 6 September 2017 via mobile

I did not really know what to expect but was really surprised at how much I enjoyed and learnt from this Museum. Was very well presented and work a stop

Thank Ruth K
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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