Opening Hours and Ticket Rates

Opening hours
Monday:
06:00 am - 08:00 pm
Tuesday:
06:00 am - 08:00 pm
Wednesday:
06:00 am - 08:00 pm
Thursday:
06:00 am - 08:00 pm
Friday:
06:00 am - 08:00 pm
Saturday:
06:00 am - 08:00 pm
Sunday:
06:00 am - 08:00 pm
Information:

The opening hours of the museums may be found on the homepage of the Saxon State Art Collections.

Subject to modifications.

Admission prices

Full rate :
0,00 EUR
Information:

Free admission to the inner courtyard and the exterior premises of the Dresden Zwinger all year round.

Ticket rates for the following museums may be found on the homepage of the Saxon State Art Collections:

Old Masters Picture Gallery
Porcelain Collection
Royal Cabinet of Mathematical and Physical Instruments

Subject to modifications.

Opening hours
Monday:
06:00 am - 10:30 pm
Tuesday:
06:00 am - 10:30 pm
Wednesday:
06:00 am - 10:30 pm
Thursday:
06:00 am - 10:30 pm
Friday:
06:00 am - 10:30 pm
Saturday:
06:00 am - 10:30 pm
Sunday:
06:00 am - 10:30 pm
Information:

The opening hours of the museums may be found on the homepage of the Saxon State Art Collections.

Subject to modifications.

Admission prices

Full rate :
0,00 EUR
Information:

Free admission to the inner courtyard and the exterior premises of the Dresden Zwinger all year round.

Ticket rates for the following museums may be found on the homepage of the Saxon State Art Collections:

Old Masters Picture Gallery
Porcelain Collection
Royal Cabinet of Mathematical and Physical Instruments

Subject to modifications.

Opening hours and admission prices

Inner courtyard and the exterior premises

now open 06:00 - 22:30

Monday
06:00 bis 22:30
Tuesday
06:00 bis 22:30
Wednesday
06:00 bis 22:30
Thursday
06:00 bis 22:30
Friday
06:00 bis 22:30
Saturday
06:00 bis 22:30
Sunday
06:00 bis 22:30
Free entry

Further information on opening hours and admission prices can be found here

Benefits with the schloesserlandCARD

Permanent exhibition

Reduced admission to the permanent exhibition
Reduced rate for the »Zwingerticket« (not for single museums)

Arrival & map

Arrival information:

By car
•    via A4/A17 Dresden, all exits towards Dresden city center (Dresden Zentrum)

By rail
•    by various trains (ICE/IC/EC/RE/RB) to Dresden Main Station (Dresden Hauptbahnhof):
•    by city rail to Dresden Mitte Station, then further by bus or tram or on foot (10 to 15-min walk through Dresden City/Prager Strasse)

By public transport
•    various trams and buses (DVB AG), closest stops: Postplatz and Theaterplatz

Parking facilities
Parking garages at
•    Frauenkirche/Neumarkt (discounted parking available when visiting the Dresden Fortress)
•    Semper Opera
•    Kempinski Hotel Taschenbergpalais
•    Hilton Dresden
•    Altmarkt underground parking

P+R (park and ride)
•    Dresden-Buehlau, tram line 11 to get off at stop Postplatz
•    Dresden-Prohlis, tram line 2, get off at stop Postplatz

By car

  • via A4/A17 Dresden, all exits towards Dresden city center (Dresden Zentrum) 

By rail

  • by various ICE/IC/EC/RE/RB rails to Dresden Main Station (Dresden Hauptbahnhof)
  • by city rail to Dresden Mitte Station, then further along by public transport (tram) or on foot (10 to 15-min walk through Dresden City [Prager Strasse])

By public transport

  • various trams and buses (DVB AG), closest stops: Postplatz and Theaterplatz

Parking facilities (pay parking only)

  • Frauenkirche/Neumarkt parking lot (visiting Dresden Fortress you receive a discount on your parking ticket)
  • Semperoper parking lot
  • Kempinski Hotel Taschenbergpalais parking lot
  • Hilton Dresden parking lot
  • Altmarkt parking lot


P+R (Park and ride)

  • Dresden-Buehlau, tram line 11 as far as Postplatz
  • Dresden-Prohlis, tram line 2 as far as Postplatz