Important notice
Airport Weeze advises:
A major event is taking place at the airport grounds from the 20th till the 23th of July 2017. When arriving to the airport by car you are advised to take more than one hours additional driving time into consideration.
For passengers travelling from the A57:
Turn your navigation off after taking exit 5 (Sonsbeck) and follow the special road signs to the airport.
Arrival by train: Please enter / exit the Kevelaer station and use the Kevelaer shuttle
Thank you very much for your understanding.

The Royal Air Force Museum


Germany`s first and only Royal Air Force Museum, invites you to a trip down memory lane, through 45 years of Royal Air Force presence in Laarbruch, Weeze and the Lower Rhine area.

The aim of the museum is to document the history of the former military airbase Laarbruch. The former St Peter`s Church has been renovated for this purpose, and now contains a large selection of exhibits including two aircraft cockpits (Canberra T4 and Buccaneer).

The museum was first opened to the public on June 3rd 2007.


Opening hours:

  • May - Sept: Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday from 1400hrs to 1700hrs
  • Oct - April: Friday, Saturday and Sunday from 1400hrs to 1700hrs
  • Winter break: Mid December to end January


The entrance fee is € 3,- for adults, and children under 15 years of age are free of charge.

Groups are welcome at any time, but are requested to make an appointment, whether a conducted tour of the museum only is required or not. The entrance fee for groups of 10 persons or more is € 2,-- per person.


Heinz Willi Knechten
Tel.: +49 178 1356324

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