Experience Dresden

CULINARY DRESDEN

Dresden's culinary diversity will inspire you. In addition to typical sweet Saxon specialties, such as the famous Dresdner Eierschecke, Dresdner Christstollen, Quarkkeulchen and Pulsnitzer gingerbread, you can also expect a rich hearty cuisine. We would like to introduce you to a small selection of our favorite restaurants. In all restaurants a prior table reservation is strongly recommended.

Zum Schießhaus - traditional Saxon cuisine off the tourist hustle and beer garden, insider tip.

Brennessel - Vegetarian restaurant with local and fresh cuisine and a beautiful courtyard.

Raskolnikoff - In the heart of Dresden Neustadt with the soul of inner-city country kitchen. Honest, undogmatic cuisine with a focus on local products.

 

MUSEUMS OF DRESDEN

The art and cultural metropolis of Dresden offers its visitors a multifaceted landscape with 48 museums. The selection ranges from museums and exhibitions from history over world art to technology, science and contemporary art and much more. We would like to introduce you to the 5 most important ones.

Residenzschloss / Grünes Gewölbe- In the Residenzschloss you will find the most famous museum of Dresden, the Grüne Gewölbe. It also houses the Kupferstichkabinett, the Rüstkammer and the Münzkabinett.

Dresdner Zwinger / Alte Meister - The Dresden Zwinger accommodates 3 of Dresden's most important museums. The Gemäldegalerie Alte Meister, the Mathematisch-Physikalischer Saloon and the Porzellansammlung.

Albertinum / Neue Meister - In the Albertinum you will find the masterpieces from the collection of the Galerie Neue Meister and the sculpture collection.

Deutsches Hygiene Museum- amaze - learn - try it out. Discover the permanent exhibition "Human" or let the kids museum kidnap you into the world of the senses. This is made for children. Seeing, hearing, tasting, smelling, feeling, an experiential journey for children from 5-12 years.

Panometer - Embark on a unique journey through Dresden's past and get to know the city as a 360 ° panorama! The circular images of the artist Yadegar Asisi with a height of 27 meters have been an insider tip since 2006.

 

 

DRESDEN'S CULTURE

Dresden's cultural landscape is colorful and diverse. Every night our theaters and musical houses will take you into her world and enchant hundreds of listeners. In addition to the large houses, many small theaters can be found also. The Comödie, the Boulevardtheater, The Theaterkahn, the Herkuleskeule, the Dresdner FriedrichstaTT Palast, the Sozietätstheater… the list is to long. We would like to introduce you to the biggest houses here.

Semperoper - The court and state opera of Saxony is a house with a long historical tradition. Admire the wonderful wall design and famous curtain of jewelry.

Schauspielhaus - Expirience socially and politically critical pieces with contemporary and international drama.

Staatsoperette and tjg - The Staatsoperette is the only independent operetta theater in Germany. It has a variety of operetta and musical repertoire. In the same complex is the theater Junge Generation, the children's and youth theater of Dresden.

Philharmonie - In the Kulturpalast is the seat of the concert orchestra of the Saxon capital. With its more than 80 concerts a year, it shapes Dresden's cultural life.

Kreuzchor - The Dresden Kreuzchor is the world-famous boys' choir from Dresden with about 650 years of choral tradition.