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Address: Theaterplatz 1 | Ostra-Allee, 01067 Dresden, Saxony, Germany
Phone Number: +49 4935 1491920
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The details are amazing. Went in spring and the fountain are beautiful. But it is still great in the winter months also. Dresden is one of my most loved city's in Germany.

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 6 days ago
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Vilseck
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

The details are amazing. Went in spring and the fountain are beautiful. But it is still great in the winter months also. Dresden is one of my most loved city's in Germany.

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Nitra, Slovakia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

You can visit this eye-cathing big historic monument at the centre of the city of Dresden in every season. The outside view is wonderful, but you can also see some museum collections in this building, for example mathematical-psysical salon.

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Truckee, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

The Old Masters art museum has a great collection. Lots of Rembrandt's, Vermeer and other Dutch painters. Many Italian too. If anything, light on German. Well displayed and lit.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Once a beautiful Rococo style palace, now a museum with collections of Old Masters Pictures, Dresden Porcelain and Mathematical and Physical Instruments. The building was destroyed during the bombings of 1945, but has been restored to its previous state in 1961. The exhibits were evacuated previously to a safer place. Highly recommended for a visit.

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Milan, Italy
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Without going into Zwinger museum, it's already a fun filled 2 hours. ...after the standard walk around Dresden old town center, it's very natural for you to go inside Zwinger garden. Walk around... look at the ceramic clock (white) and hear its chimes when you hit the perfect time (or else do some google to find out, ok?) Peek into... More 

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Hong Kong, China
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Beautiful Dresden. If you have watched "The Danish Girl", you would have some impressions over this lovely town. This Zwinger is a palace with a lovely garden and fountains which is not too huge in size though. You can also take a nice walk along the river right next to it. Dresden is also famous for holding the Christmas Market,... More 

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Sapa, Vietnam
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

A HUGE place to visit - magnificent buildings, museums, gardens (would love to see it with the fountains working!) and well worth walking round the walls so you get a good view from every angle. There are a couple of cafes so that you can take a rest mid visit! A must see.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

This museum offers a great collection of asian and european ceramic ware. Its quite extensive and may not appeal to all types of public as its quite difficult to navigate given language barriers. If your keen to devote 4-6 hours to a highly detail-focused visit, you may find quite rewarding to discover world influence of ceramics on european styles. If... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Went there in afternoon. Did not get enough day light but still loved the place. The Zwinger is a palace in the eastern German city of Dresden, built in Rococo style and designed by court architect Matthäus Daniel Pöppelmann. It served as the orangery, exhibition gallery and festival arena of the Dresden Court.The location was formerly part of the Dresden... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

You cannot miss the Zwinger if you are in Dresden. It is a marvelous royal palace full of historic pieces inside and golden statues outside. Very well worth a visit also even from the outside.

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