Cottbus Airfield Museum / Lětanišćowy muzej Chóśebuz

Unfortunately, the Drewitz Airfield Museum no longer exists. Interested visitors can learn more about the eventful history of Drewitz airfield in the Cottbus Airfield Museum inform.

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Exhibition on the history of the site - museums between air traffic and the airfield

Building / plot situation

The museum is located in the southern part of the former Cottbus airfield and is run by the Verein Cottbus Airfield Museum e. V. operated.


Contemporary witnesses of military flight history are exhibited on approx. 40,000 square metres of open space.
For interested visitors, there is a small exhibition on the history of the airfields in the north of the city of Cottbus. A separate exhibition shows the history of the NVA and its barracks in the city of Cottbus. Uniforms, equipment and models illustrate this part of German military history.
In addition, the visitor learns interesting facts about the aviation history of Lusatia.

Special exhibitions / accompanying offers

  • Utility and Military Vehicle Meeting
  • RC model flight meeting
  • Plastic Model Exhibition
  • Tour of the restaurant area

Offers upon request and agreement

Offers for children - With Kobi to the museum

Kobi - the little house ghost - is at home in the museum. He lives there in a slipper under the stove. At midnight, he eavesdrops on the old museum pieces when they tell stories about the past. He tells these exciting stories to the museum staff, who then pass them on to the children - stories from the old, old days.

Kobi offers:

Aviation history of Cottbus airfield

The exhibition on the history of Cottbus airfield is divided into three chronological sections (the years 1916 to 1945, 1945 to 1990 and from 1990 to the present). The airfield was used for military purposes from 1933 to 1990. In addition, the pupils learn interesting facts about the aviation history of Lusatia.

The offer takes place indoors and outdoors and is aimed at schoolchildren.
of classes 1 to 10.
Dates: by arrangement
Pre-registration: at least 2 weeks in advance

Cottbus Airfield Museum



Cottbus Airfield Museum / Lětanišćowy muzej Chóśebuz
Fichtestr. 1
03046 Cottbus / Chóśebuz

Phone: 0355-32004
Fax: 0355-52950193

Opening hours
in the months of March to October
Monday day off
Tuesday to Friday: 10:00 to 16:00
Saturday & Sunday: 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

in the months of November to February
Monday day off
Tuesday to Saturday: 10:00 to 16:00

For group tours, please book in advance via 0355-32004.
Visits outside opening hours are possible by appointment.

School groups from 10 persons (price per person): € 4.00
Children (6-17 years), pensioners, unemployed, students, people with disabilities: 5,00 €.
Adults: € 7.00
Family ticket (2 adults + two or more children): €20.00
There is an extra charge of € 1.00 per person for a registered guided tour.

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To the museum with Kobi