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Old Masters Picture Gallery: Our most recommended tours and activities

Dresden: Zwinger Skip-the-Line & 2-Day Hop-On Hop-Off Bus

1. Dresden: Zwinger Skip-the-Line & 2-Day Hop-On Hop-Off Bus

Enjoy 2 of Dresden's must-do activities - the hop-on-hop-off bus tour and the museums at the Zwinger - at an attractive combined price. This includes a visit to the newly re-opened Gemäldegalerie Alte Meister. Discover Dresden with a 2-day ticket and get to know the city during the bus tour including 22 different stops. Start your tour at the first bus stop where you will exchange your voucher for additional tickets. Your 2-day ticket also includes a Night Watchman walking tour, an Old Town walking tour and transport to the castle and park in Pillnitz, all from the same central meeting point location: Postplatz/Kronentor Zwinger. The Zwinger is a popular destination for visitors to Dresden. Created as a magnificent festival site in the heyday of the Baroque period, it now houses magnificent collections and treasures. Your ticket gives you skip-the-line access. In the Zwinger, find the "Mathematisch-Physikalischer Salon" and the porcelain collection. The Highlight is the Gemäldegalerie Alte Meister, which re-opened in February 2020 after 7 years of renovation. Marvel at Raphael's masterpiece "Sistine Madonna" and a sculpture collection up to the year 1800.

Dresden: Old Master Picture Gallery Guided Tour and Ticket

2. Dresden: Old Master Picture Gallery Guided Tour and Ticket

Discover a vast collection of European paintings on a guided tour of Dresden's most famous museum, the Old Masters Picture Gallery. Discover some of the world's most important collections of paintings from the late Middle Ages to the Enlightenment. Admire the exquisite masterpieces by Dürer, Cranach, Rubens, Raffael, Botticelli, Rembrandt, Vermeer, Bellotto, Veronese, Titian, and many others in outstanding quality. Get an overview of the main works from your guide and explore details such as secret messages in the paintings, production techniques in the Egyptian period, the painters themselves, and their living environment and clients. After the tour, you'll have time to explore the gallery and sculpture collection at your own leisure.

Dresden Regio Card for 1, 2, or 3 Days

3. Dresden Regio Card for 1, 2, or 3 Days

Explore the capital of Saxony the easy way with the Dresden Regio Card. Experience the culture and leisure, concerts and restaurants of the city. Take advantage of free travel on local buses, trams, and trains in Dresden and the surrounding area as well as discounts at museums and other tourist attractions such as bus tours, walking tours, concerts, theatre, gastronomy, and shopping. Choose between the Dresden Regio Card and the Regio Card Plus for individuals or families. Examples of discounts: Museums and exhibitions Dresden Transport Museum (- €1) Dresden City Museum (- €1) Carl-Maria-von-Weber-Museum (- €1) Schiller Pavilion (free) Asisi Panometer Dresden (-€1.50) Many more City tours Bus tour with 22 stops (- €2) Comedy Tour Dresden (- €7) Tour of the Semperoper Dresden (- €1.00) Tasty Dresden – Culinary Guided Tour (- €1) Walking tour of the Dresden Information (- €2) Concerts and theatre Herkuleskeule (-10%) Staatsschauspiel (-10%) Dresden Frauenkirche (-20%) Many more Leisure activities in Dresden Dresden Zoo (- €1) Dresden Suspension Railway (- €1.50) Dresden Frauenkirche Tower (- €2) Many more Leisure activities in the region Karl-May-Museum Radebeul (- €0.50) Wackerbarth Castle wine tour (-10%) Guided tour of Meissen (- €1.50) Radebeul–Radeburg railway (-50%) Kirnitzschtal tramway (-50%) Lessing Museum Kamenz (- €1.50) Many more You also receive discounts on dining options. You can also purchase the Dresden Regio Card Plus for 2 days. This includes additional discounts for the Dresden State Art Collections. Dresden Regio Card Plus Gemäldegalerie Alte Meister (- €10) Dresden Porcelain Collection (- €6) Royal Cabinet of Mathematical and Physical Instruments (- €6) New Green Vault (- €12) Turkish Chamber (- €12) Dresden Armory (- €12) Coin Cabinet (- €12) Collection of Prints, Drawings and Photographs (- €12) Hausmannsturm (- €12) Galerie Neue Meister (- €10) Sculpture Collection (- €10) Exhibition hall of the Lipsiusbau (- €5) Dresden Museum of Ethnology (free) Museum of Saxon Folk Art and Puppet Theatre Collection (- €5) Wine Experience World Meissen (-10%)

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What people are saying about Old Masters Picture Gallery

Overall rating

4.7 / 5

based on 787 reviews

Well organized and absolutely recommendable to take care of it from home - where we hadn't done that, unfortunately everything was sold out when we wanted to buy tickets on site.

Everything fits with the card!!! Mobile with all means of transport!!! Discounts included!!! Tofal simple and uncomplicated!!! Price performance Super!!! Always gladly again!!!

Good portal and recommended for city breaks you can put together your program and have a right to cancel 24 hours in advance, which is definitely recommended!

Everything well organized. staff very friendly. Bus drivers are very confident in traffic and have good knowledge of the history of Dresden.

Booked online, smooth transaction, everything was great!