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Theaterplatz 1 | Ostra-Allee, 01067 Dresden, Saxony, Germany
Innere Altstadt
+49 4935 1491920
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Reviewed 3 days ago

We take time to enjoy the Zwinger from many angles and levels. The area was beautiful, and we had a perfect sunny day.

Thank kawp424
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Dresden has many beautiful (apparently) monuments in the old town. For me, the highlight is the 18th century palace complex Der Zwinger. It is a combination of Baroque architecture, surrounded by a beautiful classic garden with water features including a nymphs bath. The buildings house...More

Thank Bosbeek
Reviewed 5 days ago

The Zwinger is a extremely nice garden in the middle of the city. It is walled in but you can walk on the parapet and many wedding pictures are shot here. Nice fountains gives the garden even more life.

Thank Tom D
Reviewed 1 week ago

The buildings of the Zwinger are actually museums, for which there are entry fees. The buildings are lovely. The large courtyard in the centre is a gorgeous garden, which is free to enter. You can also walk up around the terraces. We were there on...More

Thank roaming_kiwi58
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Very nice place. With the sunny day, it was very enjoyable to stay a bit and walk around. Looking forward to see it in the future after the renovation.

Thank Celine B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Zwinger is an interesting name in itself. Not a name to cozy up, but we leave that in the the past and Augustus himself. As the photos show, a permitter of low buildings with formal paths. Back in the day, a garden-park where his 400+...More

Thank Track1089
Reviewed 1 week ago

Came to Dresden for a one day short tour, this place on guidebooks is like the standard tourist Must go. But it was really nice and worth it with beautiful architecture and historical buildings. Nearby are all the sights and other main attractions in Dresden,...More

Thank Elmolita
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Very nice garden , fine architecture , fountains , Golden frame clock and ceramic bells. A must see while visiting Dresden.

Thank Ori L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Everything about it was magical. It´s not to be missed, if you are in Dresden! The ticket prices are also very cheap. 12 EURO (9 for students) to gain access to 3 museums!

Thank Dimitris R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Under going repair but still a great place to visit, with water features at every turn and a very well maintain garden

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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.
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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Margaret V
April 8, 2017|
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Response from B1714D | Reviewed this property |
There's a big paying parking lot less than 10 min walk from Zwinger, near the Neumarkt. It is paying in coins, so have them with you. Dresden city center is small, easy covered on foot.