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A very informative visit.

Prior to my visit I had only heard of Dornier in relation to the aircraft they built during the... read more

Reviewed 1 October 2018
Greenie_Wizard
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Something for everyone at Dornier museum.

The Dornier museum has lots to see for all ages...not just for the dedicated airplane enthusiasts... read more

Reviewed 25 September 2018
CalgaryMrs
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Calgary, Canada
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Reviewed 1 October 2018 via mobile

Prior to my visit I had only heard of Dornier in relation to the aircraft they built during the Second World War. The museum gave a very enlightening tour of the companies innovations in the pre and post was era. I was particularly impressed by...More

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Reviewed 25 September 2018

The Dornier museum has lots to see for all ages...not just for the dedicated airplane enthusiasts! The history of airplane and airship development in Germany is interesting, and there are several good displays of space satellites with easy to understand information in German and English....More

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Reviewed 18 September 2018

At Friedrichshafen airport. Modern building, restaurant. indoor and outdoor exhibits. Staff very helpful and inn my case went out of their way to help me in English. Tells story of aircraft designer Claude Dornier.

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Reviewed 8 September 2018

The Dornier Museum is located close to the Friedrichshafen Airport. Claude Dornier was an important pioneer in airplane engineering, and the Dornier company is still active in this field. The exhibits include plane used by famous Norwegian polar explorer Roald Amundsen to reach the North...More

1  Thank NemoTraveler
Reviewed 27 June 2018

Very well presented museum, external display of planes and interior displayed history of the company along with satellite technology of the modern age. Sensitively handles the WW2 era. An easy walk from the airport. Note the airport weren't able to store luggage but this museum...More

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Reviewed 25 June 2018

Start outside ,several planes some of which you can enter .Inside book a time on the simulator ,then visit .Give yourself a few hours as there is so much to see and learn about .Most of the exibits have English explanations.There isn't much on the...More

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Reviewed 19 June 2018

All the achievements by Dornier, a much known name in the aircraft and component industry. You get to look inside some planes and see how cramped and basic it was for travellers. From early aircraft to satellite systems. Lots to see

Thank 522depeche
Reviewed 4 June 2018

I should quantify this review by admitting I have an interest in Dornier aircraft stretching back to 1993 when I first had the privilege of working for an airline which operated Dornier 228's and then 328's. This then, was a pilgrimage back to an amazing...More

Thank Jerry1971
Reviewed 28 May 2018 via mobile

Excellent displays in both German and English outlining the Dornier history. Great displays and history of the Dornier flying boats and was pleasing to see that the Nazi use of concentration camp labourers during WW2 was not glossed over. Well preserved aircraft outside with some...More

Thank GSAJ
Reviewed 16 May 2018

A great overview of the Dornier engineering of various types of airplanes - especially flying boats. Easy to get too on city bus.

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