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Dresden Destination Guide

Delve into Dresden in Germany!

Dresden in the region of Saxony with it's 486,854 residents is a place located in Germany - some 103 mi (or 165 km) South of Berlin, the country's capital.

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Local time in Dresden is now 01:12 PM (Sunday). The local timezone is named "Europe / Berlin" with an UTC offset of 1 hours. Depending on your mobility, these larger destinations might be interesting for you: Wolfnitz, Pieschen, Ottendorf-Okrilla, Munich, Mockritz or AEussere Neustadt. While being here, you might want to check out as well. We discovered some clips posted online. Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation.




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Dresden Germany - Top European Destinat...

08:23 min ( April 29, 2012 by Californiaclip)
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Dresden is one of the beautiful cities of Europe with great culture and history. It is hard to believe that this city was under the communist control just little more than two decades ago. The transfo...

Winter in Dresden

08:43 min ( December 05, 2010 by Lars Hoffmann)
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Wenn der Herbst die Bäume kahl gemacht hat und die Erde braun darnieder liegt, da wird einem warm ums Herz, wenn es schneit und anschließend die Sonne den Schnee zum Glitzern bringt. Und auch die St...


The Dresden Christmas Market Striezel Ma...

01:12 min ( March 16, 2010 by woltersworld)
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Www.woltersworld.com Supposedly the oldest Christmas market in Germany, the Striezel Markt takes its name from the tasty Stollen bread you will undoubtly have while you are in Germany during the Chris...

Dresden Wikipedia video Created by Stup...

02:51 min ( March 16, 2010 by wikistupeflixtravel)
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Create your own video on studio.stupeflix.com ! View over Dresden from the south-eastern slopes. 63 % of Dresden is green areas. Winter time in Dresden. Dresden is often endangered by floods. The Für...


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Upcomming Local Events

A brief summary of interesting events comming up in Dresden during the next days.

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May
2019

CAMiNHO - "musica Latina"

Beginning: 07:30 pm (19:30).
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Die Erde Ist Keine Heimat - Josef Bierbichler - Anna-Sophie Mahler

Beginning: 08:00 pm (20:00).
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Eislermaterial - Heiner Goebbels (DE)

Beginning: 08:00 pm (20:00).
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MICHAL SHAPIRA: When Michal Met Amy [il]

Beginning: 08:00 pm (20:00).
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27
May
2019

AKKORDEONALE 2019

Beginning: no exact start tme given.
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The Rakes's Progress - Barbara Hannigan & LUWDIG Orchestra

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Camerata Salzburg & Joshua Bell

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Vorbereitung Auf Die Sachkundeprüfung Im Bewachungsgewerbe Gem. § 34a GewO - Mai 2019

Beginning: 08:00 am (08:00).
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Professoren Im Konzert - Als Alle Knospen Sprangen

Beginning: 07:30 pm (19:30).
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AKKORDEONALE 2019

Beginning: 08:00 pm (20:00).
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Interesting facts about this location

Brühl's Terrace

Brühl's Terrace is a historic architectural ensemble in Dresden, Germany. Nicknamed "The Balcony of Europe", the terrace stretches high above the shore of the river Elbe in a city which is quite large as measured by area relative to its half a million inhabitants. Located north of the recently rebuilt Neumarkt Square and the Frauenkirche, is one of the favourite inner-city places of both locals and tourists for walking, people watching, and having a coffee.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 51.05, 13.74 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 0 mi away.
Tags:Dresden, Pedestrian streets in Germany, Visitor attractions in Dresden

Gemäldegalerie Alte Meister

The Gemäldegalerie Alte Meister in Dresden, Germany, displays around 750 paintings from the 15th to the 18th century. It includes major Italian Renaissance works as well as Dutch and Flemish paintings. Outstanding works by German, French and Spanish painters of the period are also among the gallery's attractions. The Old Masters are part of the Dresden State Art Collections. The collection is located in the Semper Gallery, the gallery wing of the Zwinger.

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Located at 51.05, 13.74 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 0 mi away.
Tags:1855 establishments in Germany, Art museums and galleries in Dresden, Art museums established in 1855

Katholische Hofkirche

The Katholische Hofkirche (English: The Catholic Church of the Royal Court of Saxony), and since 1980 also known as Kathedrale Sanctissimae Trinitatis (English: Cathedral of the Holy Trinity) is a Roman Catholic Cathedral in Dresden. Previously the most important Catholic parish church of the city, it was elevated to cathedral of the Roman Catholic Diocese of Dresden-Meissen in 1964. It is located near the Elbe River in the historic center of Dresden, Germany.

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Located at 51.05, 13.74 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 0 mi away.
Tags:Cathedrals in Germany, Churches in Dresden, Roman Catholic cathedrals in Germany, Visitor attractions in Dresden

Semperoper

The Semperoper is the opera house of the Sächsische Staatsoper Dresden (Saxon State Opera) and the concert hall of the Sächsische Staatskapelle Dresden (Saxon State Orchestra). It is located near the Elbe River in the historic center of Dresden, Germany. The opera house was originally built by the architect Gottfried Semper in 1841. After a devastating fire in 1869, the opera house was rebuilt, partly again by Semper, and completed in 1878.

More reading: Semperoper homepage
Located at 51.05, 13.74 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 0 mi away.
Tags:Ballet companies in Germany, Buildings and structures in Dresden, Dance in Germany, Music venues completed in 1841, Music venues completed in 1878, Neo-Baroque architecture, Opera houses in Germany, Rebuilt buildings and structures in Germany, Visitor attractions in Dresden

Dresden Frauenkirche

The Dresden Frauenkirche (Church of Our Lady) is a Lutheran church in Dresden, the capital of the German state of Saxony. It is considered an outstanding example of Protestant sacred architecture, featuring one of the largest domes in Europe. Built in the 18th century, the church was destroyed in the bombing of Dresden during World War II. The remaining ruins were left as as an anti-war memorial, following decisions of local East-German leaders.

More reading: Dresden Frauenkirche homepage
Located at 51.05, 13.74 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 0 mi away.
Tags:Baroque architecture in Dresden, Buildings and structures in Germany destroyed during World War II, Churches in Dresden, Destroyed landmarks in Germany, Lutheran churches in Germany, Rebuilt buildings and structures in Germany, Religious buildings completed in 1743, Religious buildings completed in 2005