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Dresden City Museum (Stadtmuseum Dresden)

Wilsdruffer Str. 2, 01067 Dresden, Saxony, Germany
+49 351 65648611
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Part art gallery part museum

I was surprised there wasn't more about the experience of the bombing in ww2 and the effect it had... read more

Reviewed 11 August 2017
Glossop, United Kingdom
via mobile
Excellent place to visit

Several Vermeers make this a must-see. In addition, the Sistine Madonna (what's that doing in... read more

Reviewed 10 April 2017
Westfield, New Jersey
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Wilsdruffer Str. 2, 01067 Dresden, Saxony, Germany
Innere Altstadt
+49 351 65648611
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Reviewed 11 August 2017 via mobile

I was surprised there wasn't more about the experience of the bombing in ww2 and the effect it had. Pretty good gift shop interesting cultural artefacts eg Johnny Cash poster.

Thank kuepper
Reviewed 10 April 2017

Several Vermeers make this a must-see. In addition, the Sistine Madonna (what's that doing in Dresden???) is a sure-fire hit because that's the painting with the beautiful cherubs at the base of the painting. A well-laid out museum with artwork that is beautiful. I was...More

Thank RMonihan
Reviewed 27 March 2017

You will be taken with the beauty and joy of the artistic art work. I was surprised it was so beautiful. I went in not expecting it to be so amazing.

Thank BigMan2xReview
Reviewed 13 February 2017

Not just for history and art buffs, the exhibit on Dresdens past and present is a great 2nd day in the city kind of activity. Going as far back as 1200s, the exibity is versatile, engaging and informative. However only the basic titles of items...More

Thank Radjana
Reviewed 3 December 2016

The Dresden City Museum is located in a building called Landhaus between Wildstruffer and Landhaus streets. That edifice was built in the second half of the eighteenth century on Friedrich August Krubsacius’s design. In it a combination of different styles: baroque, rococo and classical can...More

Thank periandro
Reviewed 26 August 2016

Unfortunately, I could only spend a short time here as I was constrained by the times of my day trip from Berlin, but I found the museum very interesting and good value. I was concerned that the guide from my day trip said that it...More

Thank johnrath
Reviewed 14 June 2016

The entrance is on a side street, so the first thing visitors notice is a recent, very striking fire escape, attached to an 18th century building. Part of the original house has been rebuilt to show its splendid staircase and entrance hall. (Like everything else...More

1  Thank Angela D
Reviewed 25 February 2016

Stadtmuseum Dresden or the City Museum of Dresden is housed in a building built in Altmarkt, the 13th century central square of Dresden. It is a Neoclassical building with Rococo features was the Landhaus of Dresden. It was the seat of the Saxon Parliament of...More

Reviewed 8 January 2016

The visitor can embark on a tour of the history of the city of Cologne and its inhabitants from the late Middle Ages to the present day. Exhibits and works of art on the history of the city of Cologne from the Middle Ages to...More

Thank rafmacedo
Reviewed 22 December 2015

I thought we would see exhibits on the rebuilding of Dresden after WWII which is an amazing story of resiliency. But there really wasn't much in there for that. It was more of a traditional small history museum with the usual bits and bobs from...More

1  Thank travelgirl201077
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