Opening Times & Visitor Information

Museum of air battle over the Ore Mountains
Sept 11, 1944 in Kovarska, Czech Republic

The village of Kovarska is located in the northwest part of Bohemia, in the Chomutov district about 120 km from Prague.

How to get there:

  • By car:  Follow route No. 7 to Chomutov, then in the general direction of Chemnitz. After passing Krimov, turn left in the direction of Vejprty. At Prisecnice reservoir turn left towards Kovarska
  • By train: Line No. 137 from Chomutov
  • Border crossings: The nearest border crossings with Germany are Oberwiesenthal and Reitzenhain. Border crossings for pedestrians are Loucna (Oberwiesenthal), Vejprty (Bärenstein) and Cerny Potok (Jöhstadt)
  • By plane: The nearest airport for small aircraft is by Chomutov (Aeroklub Chomutov), or the nearest International Airport is Karlovy Vary.

Saturday 2 pm - 6 pm
Sunday - actually closed

other days
upon reservation only

Arrangements can be made for museum tours
outside of the opening hours for group visits only

Ing. Jan Zdiarský, PhD. e-mail: