Children's birthday party

Do you want to experience a very special birthday party together with your friends? To board a helicopter together and take a seat on the pilot’s seat for example? Or to build your own satellite? Then the Dornier Museum is absolutely right for you. Together with your friends you can experience the Dornier Museum through thrilling discovery tours. Refresh yourself in our DO X-restaurant with view over the airport Friedrichshafen. In summer you can enjoy the terrace. To complete your birthday party you can experience the dream of flying in our pedal planes. The birthday child gets free entrance to the museum.

Further information can be obtained and arrangements made at least three weeks previously at telephone number +49 7541 4873611 or by e-mail.

"Paper chase"

A lot of exciting tasks are waiting for young discoverers. With the right solution each child gets a little surprise at the reception! Only available in German.

Age: 6 to 12 years
Length: approximately 45 to 60 minutes
Costs: 2 € per child plus 4,50 € entrance fee (per child)

Children tour: Why does an aircraft fly?

During a tour we get to know why an aircraft is able to fly and why it does not fall down from sky. At the wind tunnel every little pilot can test how it works.

Age: 6 to 12 years
Length: 60 minutes
Costs: 60 € on weekdays / 65 € on weekends plus 4,50 € entrance fee each child


After an age-based tour through the exciting history of aviation and aerospace we can deepen our newly acquired knowledge in different kinds of workshops.
Length: 90 minutes
Costs: 60 € on weekdays / 65 € on weekends plus 4,50 € entrance fee each child

Project 1: Why does an aircraft fly?
We experience air drag and model our own planes with this newly acquired knowledge. In a flying contest we test our model planes. Who gets faster, higher, further?
Age: 6 to 12 years

Project 2: Helicopter-Special
Together we discover the helicopter Bell UH-1D and experience our own dream of flying. After that every little pilot can fly a model helicopter and gets a pilot’s license.
Age: 10 to 14 years

Do-X Restaurant

After your tour you could do a stopover in our Do X Restaurant and refresh yourself for example with a cake in a plane-cake pan for only 15,80 €!

Questions? Answers!
Maria Di Canto
Phone: +49 (0)7541 48736-11
Email inquiry

Handicraft instructions paper planes

(only in German)

Flyer of the museum educational service



Dornier Museum Friedrichshafen

Claude-Dornier-Platz 1 (next to the airport)
88046 Friedrichshafen


Telefon: +49 7541 487 36 00
Telefax: +49 7541 487 36 51
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