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Zwinger, Dresden

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Explore one of eastern Germany's most impressive examples of Rococo architecture at Zwinger. Originally part of the Dresden fortress, the palace is one of the city's most important historical landmarks. It now houses several museums and galleries. Visit the Old Master's Gallery to admire fine works by artists like Rafael and Van Dyck. Or head to the complex's historical museum to peruse weaponry and military artifacts from the 15th through 18th centuries. You can pick up an audio guide at the entrance for full information on each collection, as well as the history of the grounds. Use our Dresden trip planner to arrange your visit to Zwinger and other attractions in Dresden.
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  • The establishment of the kennel as a party location is already attributable to a certain megalomania, but a visit should not be missing during a visit to Dresden.
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  • Absolutely in the morning before everyone is here visit, then the atmosphere is most beautiful. But just don't step on the lawn, then comes a sinister parking attendant.
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  • Zwinger is a classical concert held in the lovely walks of Dresden.Zwinger palace is popular for classical music by famous composers.My evening was very wonderful in classical style.l enjoyed "masterpieces" of classic and, spirited polkas at a concert of Waltz dreams.The best thing is this that it includes entry with free choice of seats.It also includes coat check. Great concert for classical and gala!!
  • Always like I used to do. Zwinger is one of my favourite places which I really love to spend my time with someone or new friends. There I can relate to something new until something historical about places and things.
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