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Zwinger

Theaterplatz 1 | Ostra-Allee, 01067 Dresden, Saxony, Germany
+49 4935 1491920
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Theaterplatz 1 | Ostra-Allee, 01067 Dresden, Saxony, Germany
Innere Altstadt
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Reviewed 2 days ago

This is an absolute must to visit if you are in Dresden. Tickets are reasonably priced giving you access to the main museums. We particularly enjoyed the porcelain collection. The Canaletto's in the Old Masters Picture gallery are fabulous.

Thank Sunsetbeach08
Reviewed 3 days ago

Built to rival Versailles, this magnificent palace,,even without its three wonderful galleries and museums,,is a wonderful place to visit. The wonderful courtyard with its gardens, the extravagant and detailed carved decoration everywhere just gives so much to loo at. Try to get up on the...More

Thank Gregory D
Reviewed 5 days ago

The Palace from the exterior is very beautiful. You can walk around the middle in the courtyard or even climb up the steps in walk around the top. Additionally the exhibitions were pretty cool too, if in Dresden, it's worth the visit.

Thank Two Traveling B
Reviewed 1 week ago

Lovely fountains and gardens. Be sure to climb the steps and follow the walkway to see the area from above. Part of the walkway was being renovated so unable to walk all the way round. Had to retrace steps instead.

Thank dreaminofnextholiday
Reviewed 1 week ago

Our visit only included a visit to the extensive gardens, which are free of charge to enter, and not to the associated museums. Most of the site had been destroyed in the last weeks of the war but with Russian help, the site had been...More

Thank kennethbarker
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is one of the greatest baroque complexes in the world. No visitor should miss it. Not technically a palace but an incredible group of magnificent museums.

Thank konsilanto
Reviewed 1 week ago

The palace and gardens are gorgeous, with green lawns and fountains. Lovely views down from the terrace. We did not have time to visit the museums, but enjoyed the peacefulness of the gardens despite the large numbers of tourists.

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Impressive display of paintings and sculpture from the mid-1400s to 1700s. The audio guide is not really worth the 3 euros because only about a third or less of the paintings have recorded descriptions.

Thank Ott0
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were not expecting the beautiful laid out gardens that we found when we went through the archway into Zwinger. We walked around the terrace and enjoyed the views. We didn't go into the building and see the collections of china - not really our...More

Thank Hooligan-59
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This palace is humongous and it is hard to imagine people actually living in it at some point. The architecture, the statues, the fountains, the grounds, everything is stunningly beautiful. You feel like you are in a movie! It is free to visit if you...More

Thank Gwendolynah
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Margaret V
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Response from Pany M | Reviewed this property |
I am not sure cause I didn't use a car but I think that you have to pay in auto machines.
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m0haimenh
12 December 2015|
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Response from Manina2 | Reviewed this property |
Hello, the garden entrance is free of charge.
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Elinorannj
8 January 2015|
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Response from Michael G | Reviewed this property |
It depends on you, and your likes and dislikes. The Zwinger, for example, is essentially three museums in one. The old masters paintings gallery is not on a par with first rate museums in Europe. Much of their collection was... More
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