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Staatliche Kunstsammlungen Dresden (Dresden Art Galleries)

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Address: Dresden, Saxony, Germany
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Nothing in Dresden can disappoint.

The heading says it all- but here's a summary- there are four galleries here- porcelain collection, Old Master's Art gallery, Scientific instruments and the 'Nymphenbad' which was... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed December 10, 2015
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Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates

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Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
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49 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 10, 2015

The heading says it all- but here's a summary- there are four galleries here- porcelain collection, Old Master's Art gallery, Scientific instruments and the 'Nymphenbad' which was under renovation summer 2015. Each of these galleries are worth a visit. And if you have been dreaming of Sistine Madonna all your life like I have, you'll love it all the more.... More 

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Memphis, Tennessee
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 13, 2015

Beautiful grounds, Free, Must see. I reccomend taking Rick Steve's free walkling tour around the City this is one of the sites.

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Riga Region, Latvia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2015

I went first time to Dresden and I had such feeling that want to stay there because it's beautiful and you can see in my photos real contrast without photoshop

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Newdelhi india
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 717 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2015

They are one the foremost renowned & oldest among museums in the world.These 12 museums offer an exceptional themetic displays distributed among the locations in the Zwinger,Dresden Castle & Alberinum.They are a collection of paintings,sculptures,graphic & applied arts & coins. It is best known for its paintings gallery,the core of is the group of paintings by prince August in 1560.However... More 

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Moscow
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 28, 2015

It is located in the Old City, is a complex of palaces, galleries, churches and opera. It consists of twelve museums.

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Kiev, Ukraine
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 17, 2014

Germany was always my dream. And Dresden... i really felt in love with this city.... ancient monuments look so good with modern building... But when you get inside the Dresden Art GAlleries you are feeling on the cloud nine. Amazing place where you relax and enjoy beauty of arts

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Wayland, Massachusetts
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 167 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2014

You would need about a day to look at all the art work in this amazing gallery. We were mainly interested in the collection of work of our distant relative Gerhard Richter. However, all the other items were very interesting and were surprise to notice that after three hours we did not see too much for lack of time.

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Prague, Czech Republic
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2014

The gallery is located in a large complex Zwinger, where several museums and exhibitions. Beautiful is a collection of Italian Renaissance art masters. I was in the Zwinger already 4 times and each time I discover something new. On this last visit, I have closely examined the collection of porcelain. The library collects truly unique exhibits not only from Germany... More 

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Oxford
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 114 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2014

The collections range from primitive Italian art to modern and are really fine. Caspar David Friedrich studied here and there is a good collection of his works, mainly the earlier ones. Plan to spend two sessions since the collections are vast.

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New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2014

Terrific comprehensive archive of Gerhard Richter's work. A lovely art museum. I had never seem some of the Richter work on view. Very worthwhile.

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