Welcome to the Dresden Zwinger


Guest Information

Opening Hours

January to March

  • daily: 6:00 am - 8:00 pm

April to October

  • daily: 6:00 am - 10:00 pm

November to December

  • daily: 6:00 am - 8:00 pm

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

Subject to modifications.

Ticket rates

  • Full rate 10,00 EUR
  • Reduced rate 7,50 EUR

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:



Subject to modifications.

How to find us

Whether by car, bus or train: You can reach the Dresden Zwinger always straightforward.

The exact arrival routes can be found here

Guided Tours & Group rates

There are regular events taking place within the Dresden Zwinger premises.

Find out more about our program (only available in German).


You want more? More Schlösserland there with the schloesserlandPASS.


On the Trail of Augustus the Strong

A warm welcome to Schloesserland Sachsen. Baroque splendour and elegant pomp await you. On a weekend trip in Dresden or its surroundings you will discover the celebratory and hunting culture of the Baroque era, on the original sites. Walk in the footsteps of Augustus the Strong, Elector of Saxony, King of Poland and creator of the Baroque atmosphere in the Dresden valley.

See the whole Trip