How to Find Us

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

 

 

By car

[Translate to English:]

  • A4/A17 Dresden, alle Abfahrten Richtung Zentrum Dresden

Parking facilities

[Translate to English:]

  • Tiefgarage Frauenkirche/Neumarkt (gebührenpflichtig)
  • Tiefgarage Semperoper (gebührenpflichtig)
  • Tiefgarage Kempinski Hotel Taschenbergpalais (gebührenpflichtig)
  • Tiefgarage Hilton Dresden (gebührenpflichtig)
  • Tiefgarage Altmarkt (gebührenpflichtig)

Kapazitäten der Tiefgaragen

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

Bus and Rail

[Translate to English:]

  • die nächstgelegenen Straßenbahn-Haltestellen sind »Postplatz« (Linie 3, 7) oder »Theaterplatz« (Linie 1, 2, 4, 8, 9, 11,12)
  • nächstgelegenen Bahnhöfe der Deutschen Bahn: Hauptbahnhof, Bahnhof Mitte
  • Aktuelle Informationen zu Bus und Bahn finden Sie bei den Dresdner Verkehrsbetrieben und der Deutschen Bahn.

Admission & opening hours

Admission:

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

Opening hours

April to October
  • daily: 6:00 am - 10:00 pm
November to December
  • daily: 6:00 am - 8:00 pm
January to March
  • 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.