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Former seat of the Saxon royal family, Residenzschloss Palace was built between the 12th-19th centuries and exhibits a ... More
Royal Palace (Residenzschloss)
Former seat of the Saxon royal family, Residenzschloss Palace was built between the 12th-19th centuries and exhibits a magnificent array of different architectural features from the Romantic, Renaissance, Baroque and neo-Renaissance eras. Heavily damaged during World War II, the palace is gradually being reconstructed. The Crown Jewels, Coin Museum and Copperplate Engraving Collection will move to the palace when the building is complete. The chapel is used to stage performances by the Dresdner Staatschauspiel ensemble. There are several admission prices for the Printing Cabinet on the third floor and the famous New Green Vaults on the second floor.
Dresden's most beautiful square, Theaterplatz, is flanked by the world famous Semper Opera House , the Zwinger , Gallery of
the Old Masters , Schinkelwache, Residenzschloss Palace, Hofkirche and the Italienisches Dörfchen restaurant. Each building is a masterpiece and ...
The monumental complex at Caserta, created by the Bourbon king Charles III in the mid 18th century to rival Versailles
and the Royal Palace in Madrid, is exceptional for the way in which it brings together a magnificent palace ...
Known as "Europe's balcony," the Brühlsche Terrasse is a 500m long and 20 200m wide terrace built on top of
the fortifications erected to defend the city in the 16th century. Together with the Albertinum, Art Academy and Sekundogenitur, ...