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Zeppelin Museum, Friedrichshafen
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At Zeppelin Museum, you can explore the inside of a scale reconstruction of the Hindenburg passenger cabins. This is the home of the world's largest collection covering the history and technology of aviation. Learn about the history of zeppelin airships in the city where they were born. The top floor of the museum has a different focus. Make your way up to admire works of art related in the Lake Constance region during the past 500 years. Scheduled guided tours and audio guides are available. A visit to Zeppelin Museum represents just the start of the adventure when you use our Friedrichshafen trip itinerary planner to plot your vacation.
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  • Wonderful museum for those who design & style. The beautiful shapes of the Zeppelin, are applied in various other vehicles, utensils. Must see, when you're in Friedrichshafen.
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  • Incredibly well done.....this museum blew our minds. The full size reconstruction of part of a passenger Zeppelin. the interactive displays, the photographic history and the memorabilia made it a wond...  more »
  • Really enjoyed strolling through here on a day off while away from work. Lovely wee museum in a beautiful town. Well worth a call in 
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  • A historical place to learn about Graf Zeppelin and his creation of the Zeppelin airships through the ages. See actual displays of the sleeping rooms and dining area of the airship. Plus lots of other displays of tools, souvenirs, models, photos during war time and listen to some tapes Felix Baumgartner's space capsule is here on display till mid October 2016. There is a classic Maybach car to be seen. You can buy some Zeppelin souvenirs at the Souvenir shop located at the entrance. There is also a Zeppelin restaurant next to the museum. They also have changing art exhibitions all the time. Lockers are available @ 1€ or 2€ (refundable) for depositing your bags near the washrooms which allow entry only with a paid ticket. Phototaking is allowed without flash.
  • The museum was really well structured, the information available was interesting and effective. The guide made it all better, with top notch explanations, anecdotes and fun facts, in a funny and engaging manner, by no means basic or trivial. The souvenir shop had a lot of quality gift ideas.
  • I would have expected more. Highlight: inner cabins in miniature and real size examples
  • Excellent show of the perfect GERMAN Engineering in aviation and industry.
  • I did not know the Zeppelin was a German Invention... Amazing Museum and the ticket was definitly worth its price.