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Zeppelin Museum

Seestr. 22, 88045 Friedrichshafen, Baden-Wurttemberg, Germany
+49 7541 38010
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wonderfully modern museum with mock ups of interior of trans Atlantic zeppelin travel. A lot of... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
sharon33191
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Truckee, California
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The Zeppelin Museum in Friedrichshafen is dedicated to Count Zeppelin and his invention, the... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Traveller87987687
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Bangkok, Thailand
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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 good39%
  • Average11%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“life size” (8 reviews)
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Hours Today: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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Seestr. 22, 88045 Friedrichshafen, Baden-Wurttemberg, Germany
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+49 7541 38010
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Reviewed 1 week ago

wonderfully modern museum with mock ups of interior of trans Atlantic zeppelin travel. A lot of engineering specifics - some even understandable to a "non-engineer."

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Reviewed 1 week ago

The Zeppelin Museum in Friedrichshafen is dedicated to Count Zeppelin and his invention, the eponymous airships that dominated the skies in the beginning of the 20th century. The building used to be the train station “Hafenbahnhof”, which today can be found next to the museum....More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Nice museum with a walk-through of a cross section of the zeppelin, and a history of the company that built them. Pro tip: be sure to look for free post cards sprinkled throughout the museum. Many are on the sides of the little block seats...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Everybody will enjoy this museum. Life size replica of passenger compartment of the Hindenburg. Excellent display of history of airships. Visitor friendly and excellent staff.,Dornier Museum at airport. Beautiful area on lake.

Thank Rob S
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The museum is set up and configured to replicate the inside of a Zeppelin, from passenger quarters to interior of the airship. Some of the original fixtures are available and some are replicated if very good detail. This mode of transportation would be similar to...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Amazing museum very interesting. I wasn't sure to expect when we entered this museum but it was really amazing. Its a huge museum with a lot on display and a lot of interesting things to view and read.

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Reviewed 10 April 2018

Since late last year, I have been fly Jet Blue from Long Beach to Las Vegas every two weeks for pleasure. Long Beach is a very small airport. Since I have difficulty walking long distances, it is the perfect solution. I can park in the...More

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Reviewed 2 April 2018

Most of the displays have German with a little English. Some have lots of English. Learned a lot about airships and their history. This was luxury air travel. There are a few hands on exhibits. I did not understand the 3D room upstairs. The film...More

Thank fuzzyfred
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Reviewed 31 March 2018 via mobile

Good insights to airships with plenty of information. Spacious after once you have seen the Zepplin cabin that is re-constructed.

Thank Michael P
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Reviewed 3 January 2018 via mobile

Our kids are allergic to the word ‘museum’ but this one passed the test. We started with a light lunch at the museum restaurant - lovely food and views on lake and mountains. Then on to the visit where we spent 3 hours visiting the...More

Thank Sylvia S
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155032Jeo
5 March 2018|
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Response from sandiablonde | Reviewed this property |
why do you think that we didn't visit the museum? And what display are you talking about?
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lyndon e
7 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
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