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Address: Taschenberg 2, 01067 Dresden, Saxony, Germany
Phone Number: +49 351 49143231
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US$53.17*
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Dresden Day Trip from Berlin
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Located within the Residenzschloss (a historic palace) in Dresden, there are two parts to the Green Vault: an old part in period rooms and a new part. You must see them both and... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 6 days ago
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Newark, New Jersey
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Located within the Residenzschloss (a historic palace) in Dresden, there are two parts to the Green Vault: an old part in period rooms and a new part. You must see them both and you must leave plenty of time. The treasures within are not to be believed. Nearly everything in the Green Vault (old and new) is a decorative art... More 

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Luxembourg
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

The Green Vault (Grünes Gewölbe) is a museum spreading over the first and second floors of the Western section of the Royal Palace (Residenzschloss) in Dresden. On the first floor there is the Historic Green Vault and on the second floor the New Green Vault. The museum was founded by Augustus the Strong in 1723 – 1729, though the history... More 

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Ballston Spa, New York
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

There are two or three types of tickets for entrance. One will be only limited guest with highest security and glass protected-15Euro. One will be the regular and exhibition - 12 Euro/9 Euro student rate from 10-6pm. The last will be evening 6-8pm for regular and exhibition. I took 1.5hrs to look thru regular 12 Euro in a quick manner.... More 

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Westfield, Indiana
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Very impressive works stored here. You'll be amazed at the intricate works and how beautiful they are. You could spend all day here and may go blind from all the glitter.

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Palma de Mallorca, Spain
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

You need time, eyes wide opened and a attention to visit this place. The antique King palace is full of unique pieces of ancient art and jewelry to leave you speechless. It is really worthy a visit with the audio guide and a few hours.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a meticulously organised display. The audio guides are high quality in content and ease of use. The jewellery display was dazzling to say the least! All women should visit!!

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Make sure you don't miss it if you are in Dresden, totally worth it. Both the Historic and new green Vault have amazing items.

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

When I was in Dresden earlier this month I did the historic Green Vault tour. The tour itself, with a free audioguide, was very good and the rooms were certainly spectacular. Many of the rooms were destroyed during the bombing of Dresden in 1945, though you wouldn't know it as they've been very well reconstructed. However, the tour only took... More 

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Minneapolis, Minnesota
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This was worth the trip to Dresden to see the artifacts in this collection and to learn about the history of how most of the artifacts were removed by museum staff during WW II in anticipation of the city being bombed. We chose to order tickets online rather than to hope tickets were available on the day we wanted to... More 

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Marina del Rey, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The sheer vastness of this collection will take your breath away and to at least glance at every item will take your attention to the fact that all these items had to be selected or ordered from a craftsman or made to the specific wishes of the sovereign.

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