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Zwinger

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Theaterplatz 1 | Ostra-Allee, 01067 Dresden, Saxony, Germany
Innere Altstadt
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Reviewed today

Very close to the center this beautiful palace. They are still renovating a big part but did a great job already.

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Reviewed today

Nice place at the outside, Inside was only for experts but nice to see (a bit boring for me), Ok place in the winter out of the cold

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Reviewed yesterday

Best for long exposures at night, don't forget your tripod! The garden complex is quite sizeable, so allow some time to stroll around and explore various corners of it.

Thank DougChan
Reviewed 2 days ago

We enjoyed a walk around. We visited on a Monday so museums were closed. The fountains are off in the winter. But still a must see and its close to other attractions.

Thank Marc R
Reviewed 5 days ago

I marvelled at the ingenuity and craftsmanship of the various instruments displayed in the mathematical gallery of the Zwinger. I thought I would just breeze through but the intricacies of the objects and the fact that there were English explanations really captured my interest even...More

Thank Gerry D
Reviewed 1 week ago

The Zwinger is a former palace with a rectangular wall; one can walk on the top or go near the wall on the ground. There are three museums inside the Palace (the math & science – has the old tools used in math and science;...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

First part of Zwinger was constructed from 1709 to 1719. It is a stunningly pretty building. There are beautiful buildings, fountains, and statues throughout. It is located in the immediate vicinity of other famous sights, including Dresden Castle and the Semperoper. The name Zwinger goes...More

Thank Colcata45
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Located in the historic center of Dresden next to the opera house, construction of the palace started in the eighteenth century and was completed in the nineteenth. Like most of the city, it was destroyed in the allied bombing raids during the second world war...More

Thank TAIN2013
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

After reading about the total obliviation of Dresden in WW2 it nice to see that not all was destroyed.

Thank wgwindhager
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a stunningly pretty reconstruction associated with a palace courtyard. There are beautiful buildings, fountains, and statues throughout. The area is under constant reconstruction. It is definitely worth the time to drive out if you are in Berlin.

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cdandoy
December 4, 2018|
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Response from Track1089 | Reviewed this property |
Sorry, you striking out with us. Zwinger is a group of buildings and an outside space. Yes, I saw a Service Desk by the entrance to the Old Master Gallery but when I was there several times, I never saw a group... More
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Chloe B
August 7, 2018|
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Response from tanupriyac | Reviewed this property |
No you don’t need to prebook but it is closed on Mondays ... the grounds are open but you can’t access the exhibits.
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seachelle1212
March 26, 2018|
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Response from Leonardo P | Reviewed this property |
It’s mostly a church so I think so... but I’m not sure if there are the possibility to do visit tour !!
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