Historic Old Town

Dresden owes its reputation as one of Europe's most beautiful cities not only to its historic Old Town with sights such as the Semperoper opera house, Dresden Castle, the Zwinger Palace and Brühl's...

Historic Old Town

Romantic Train Rides at the Rabenau Valley

Lovers of old iron horses must not miss a ride on Germany's longest-serving light railway through the romantic valley of the wild river Weißeritz. We recommend going to Rabenauer Mühle (Rabenau Mill)...

Romantic Train Rides at the Rabenau Valley

The Fascination of Time

Experience how timepieces came to the court of Augustus the Strung and start your discovery tour at the Royal Cabinet of Mathematical and Physical Instruments at the Zwinger Palace in Dresden, where...

The Fascination of Time

Dresden Art at Burgk Castle in Freital

Otto Dix, Curt Querner, Willy Kriegel and many other artists impress visitors with high-class works of contemporary art at the municipal collection of Freital. It also includes over 200 works...

Dresden Art at Burgk Castle in Freital

The Pillnitz Gardener

Perhaps the Pillnitz gardener Gustav Hermann Krumbiegel had a dream about distant, exotic gardens when, over 100 years ago, he boarded an ocean steamer and set out for far-away India to serve the...

The Pillnitz Gardener

Royal Vineyards

Above the Vineyard Church at Pillnitz, a small serpentine panorama path runs above the Royal Vineyard of Pillnitz, offering a wonderful view from the Elbe Sandstone Mountains to the Ore Mountains....

Royal Vineyards

Glashütte Watch Museum

A visit to the nearby Glashütte Watch Museum is particularly recommended. If it is snowy, you can enjoy a romantic ride on a horse-drawn sleigh through the winter forest of Altenberg/Zinnwald after...

Glashütte Watch Museum

Kügelgen House – Museum of Dresden Romanticism

Kügelgenhaus – Museum der Dresdner Romantik

The baroque bourgeois house from the time of Augustus the Strong is the home of a small but impressive museum, which is found in the historic rooms of the first floor. They used to be the home of the...

Kügelgen House – Museum of Dresden Romanticism

Kästner Museum

Kästner Museum

Villa Augustin – where Erich Kästner sat on the wall as a little boy to watch the hustle and bustle of Albert Square … An interactive exhibition presents the different facets of the famous writer's...

Kästner Museum

Elbe Flea Market – Old and New Things at Albert Bridge

Elbeflohmarkt – Altes und Neues an der Albertbrücke

Old and new things at Albert Bridge Browsing, searching and finding Items changing hands and buyers feeling lucky Just give it a try! Saturday morning is a perfect time!!

Elbe Flea Market – Old and New Things at Albert Bridge

Coffee Roasting Houses

Dresden and coffee belong together. Mrs Melitta Bentz invented the paper coffee filter here. Meanwhile, even some small private coffee roasting houses have established themselves here. The best known...

Coffee Roasting Houses

Mafia Mia – Hot Nights in Palermo

The sixth season of Dresden's most successful dinner show is about to start. From 25/11/2016 till 15/01/2017, a terrific show with lots of music and tasty food awaits you at the Erlwein-Capitol. As...

Mafia Mia – Hot Nights in Palermo