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Church of the Holy Cross
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Haus der Kirche - Dreikoenigskirche
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Neumarkt
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Old Market Square (Altmarkt)
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Goldener Reiter
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Prague Street
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Royal Palace (Residenzschloss)
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Katholische Hofkirche - Dresden
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Palais Grosser Gartens
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Katholische Hofkirche - Dresden
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Pillnitz Castle & Park
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Bruehl Terrace
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Frederick Augustus I of Saxony Monument
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Erich Kaestner Denkmal
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Semper Memorial
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Frauenkirche
#1 of 119 Sights & Landmarks in Dresden
A definite gem for travelers: the soft colours within the church & dome lend for a serene atmosphere; the architecture and artwork are beautiful; the site first had a church in the 11th century, suffered WW2 destr...
A great experience,I attended the Anglican service on Sunday evening and returned to climb to the tower for spectacular views over the city ,it was well worth the climb to also see and experience the magnificent d...
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Zwinger
#2 of 119 Sights & Landmarks in Dresden
A HUGE place to visit - magnificent buildings, museums, gardens (would love to see it with the fountains working!) and well worth walking round the walls so you get a good view from every angle.
It captures the essence of the glory years of Dresden and Augustus the Strong.The site itself is spectacular, even before you visit the porcelain, scientific instruments and art galleries.
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Procession of Princes
#3 of 119 Sights & Landmarks in Dresden
Nestled close to other major Dresden sites such as the Frauenkirche, Zwinger and the Dresden castle, this huge porcelain mural is super central and gives a good insight to the mindset of those living in the period...
We were lucky to view it with our city guide so we could learn the history behind it, but if you cannot do that do be sure to view it on your own.
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Palais Grosser Gartens
#4 of 119 Sights & Landmarks in Dresden
Royal Palace (Residenzschloss)
#5 of 119 Sights & Landmarks in Dresden
... in the Old Town contains the Old & New Green Vaults, the Turkish Chamber, huge weapons and art /coin collection plus a lovely restored courtyard leading to the clock Tower which can be climbed and has fab views.
Particularly the Haussmann tower is an outstanding element of the edifice from whose viewing platform a captivating view over the Dresden Altstadt can be enjoyed.
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Bruehl Terrace
#6 of 119 Sights & Landmarks in Dresden
While strolling through Dresden, the Brühl Terrace offers a great vantage over the Elbe river and provides great views of the Residence, the Residence Church, the art school, Frauenkirche, and altstadt
Perfection,.. the view, the amazing architecture and the sophistication of the Vista this is a real treasure.
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Pillnitz Castle & Park
#7 of 119 Sights & Landmarks in Dresden
Walk up the stairs next to the fountain and behold the view from above.
At the ticket office you get a map where all sights are pointed out.
Canaletto Blick
#8 of 119 Sights & Landmarks in Dresden
It’s also a lovely place to walk around as it Offers gorgeous views of Dresden’s historic skyline.
Fascinating to be at the site that this wonderful work of art was created..
Theaterplatz
#9 of 119 Sights & Landmarks in Dresden
“Spellbound” is the only feeling when I had a 36o Degree view looking at the magnificence of the adjacent buildings that includes opera house (Semperoper), cathedral (Hofkirche) and modern art museum (Albertinum).
Fine city center, enjoy a walk from one historical site and building to another.
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Kunsthofpassage
#10 of 119 Sights & Landmarks in Dresden
Every corner of this passage offers unicate view, details etc.
Schlossplatz
#11 of 119 Sights & Landmarks in Dresden
This street and patios offer a great view of detailed architecture that demonstrate the history and dedication spend on their properties
Walking around Dresden and turning every corner opening to another beautiful site !! this is a must do in Dresden !!
Katholische Hofkirche - Dresden
#12 of 119 Sights & Landmarks in Dresden
The main attraction is certainly the church from the inside and possibly some organ music, but even during the night when you cannot get in it is a lovely view from the outside when the church and the surrounding...
Historically important landmark
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Church of the Holy Cross
#13 of 119 Sights & Landmarks in Dresden
It is probably the most stunning building in Dresden, and it is worth making sure that you enter the church to view the altar and the artwork.
Provides great views over the city and is easy to visit!
Neumarkt
#14 of 119 Sights & Landmarks in Dresden
Very charming and beautiful public space to hang out, eat, see the sights, etc.
Beautiful view over the old town and frauenkirche.
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Old Market Square (Altmarkt)
#15 of 119 Sights & Landmarks in Dresden
Wonderful city with many modern restaurants, museums and sights.
Great views and beutiful place to walk, i recommend every dressden vistor to visit this place .
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Stallhof
#16 of 119 Sights & Landmarks in Dresden
Neustadt
#17 of 119 Sights & Landmarks in Dresden
Including a great church the area was very well preserved and offered a nice view of an old town.
Loschwitzer Brucke
#18 of 119 Sights & Landmarks in Dresden
Also crossing the bridge and going up by the Schwebebahn, the Standseilbahn or by foot you can have amazing views on the bridge and the city!
We got off and saw the bridge and then we took the funicular to the top of the mountain to get a great view of the bridge
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Goldener Reiter
#19 of 119 Sights & Landmarks in Dresden
At the end of a beautiful trees ‘s street one of the most beautiful view of the city... this big gold statue with on the background of the old town will be the best set to eat a good ice cream or rest during a lov...
Both the views are as good as each other.The Best part is the Green passage in front of the Statue which is an ideal place to sit & relax.
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Standseilbahn Dresden
#20 of 119 Sights & Landmarks in Dresden
Augustusbrucke
#21 of 119 Sights & Landmarks in Dresden
The bridge is definitely worth a walk across and you can view the golden statue of Augustus the Great on the other side of the Elbe River
I really liked the walk over the bridge and the wonderful views from both sides of the River Elbe.
Prague Street
#22 of 119 Sights & Landmarks in Dresden
Martin Luther Monument
#23 of 119 Sights & Landmarks in Dresden
A wee tip if taking a photo take it from the left hand side as there is an active building site opposite complete with a large crane which would ruin a historic statue like this marvellous example
Festung Dresden
#24 of 119 Sights & Landmarks in Dresden
Kulturpalast Dresden
#25 of 119 Sights & Landmarks in Dresden
Georgenbau
#26 of 119 Sights & Landmarks in Dresden
Dresden Academy of Fine Arts
#27 of 119 Sights & Landmarks in Dresden
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Garnison Church of St. Martin
#28 of 119 Sights & Landmarks in Dresden
Town Hall Tower (Rathausturm)
#29 of 119 Sights & Landmarks in Dresden
DDV-Stadion
#30 of 119 Sights & Landmarks in Dresden