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It is a beautiful bridge and one of the best views is from near the Kunst Akadamie high above the... read more

Reviewed 2 October 2018
platypus150
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Melbourne, Australia
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Great old bridge

Walking across the Augustusbrucke (Augustus Bridge) across the Elbe reminded me of the wonderful... read more

Reviewed 29 September 2018
MaroonDawg67
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Montgomery, Texas
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Reviewed 2 October 2018 via mobile

It is a beautiful bridge and one of the best views is from near the Kunst Akadamie high above the river. There is still a lot of scaffolding in place, but the steamers and river show it well.

Thank platypus150
Reviewed 29 September 2018

Walking across the Augustusbrucke (Augustus Bridge) across the Elbe reminded me of the wonderful Charles Bridge in Prague. My wife wondered if they will add / or replace (?) statues along the bridge as they did on the Charles bridge. We witnessed such changes from...More

Thank MaroonDawg67
Reviewed 11 July 2018

Augustus Bridge used to join Schlossplatz with Neustadt as a crossing over the Elbe River. On my visit to Schlossplatz, the bridge was closed for reconstruction and it looked like it would take quite a while to re-open. A good photo of the bridge and...More

Thank retireeVancouver
Reviewed 24 May 2018 via mobile

This used to be one of the best attractions in the city, with splendid views as you walked across. It's now dominated by cranes, and although there is still pedestrian access your view is severely obstructed. The nice views of trams sweeping around the historic...More

Thank WhiteAnt2008
Reviewed 11 May 2018

This historic bridge is currents just for pedestrians and very busy. Work is ongoing, seemingly to turn it into a carriageway, which is perhaps a pity.

Thank Kitty G
Reviewed 18 January 2018

Unfortunately I passed the bridge while it underwent a substantial renovation, hence could not really admire its beauty. Still the place if of prime importance as it crosses the unique Elbe landscape, a river that stretches through whole Germany till North Sea. This landscape used...More

Thank Tamer H
Reviewed 7 January 2018

At present the bridge is under renovation. However, it is still possible to cross and it was very popular with the locals enjoying their weekend strolls.

Thank UKNorseman
Reviewed 29 December 2017

The bridge is still accessible on one side as the other side is under renovation. However it offers a real nice view of the city.

Thank Nicolas E
Reviewed 17 December 2017

To get the best photography opportunities of the city spread out along the river just downstream, come here.

Thank Richard-Julie_K
Reviewed 4 December 2017

It is a major connecting point between the Altstadt and Neustadt of Dresden across the Elbe River. One can still walk over the bridge these days while it is being repaired or renovated (good to see infrastructure being renovated), so that the views from the...More

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