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Historic Grünes Gewölbe

Museum · Dresden Elbland · 113 m · open today
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    Historisches Grünes Gewölbe
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Named after the green-painted sandstone vaults in Dresden Castle, which were actually so safe that they were the only ones to withstand the destruction of war. You can see the precious treasures of gold and ivory, emeralds and diamonds, ornate paintings and equally skillful stone carvings in two museums: In the Historic Green Vault, it looks like it did in the days of Augustus the Strong. In the New Green Vault, treasures such as "The Court of Delhi" can only be seen behind glass.

Opening hours

open today
Sunday10:00–18:00
Monday10:00–18:00
Wednesday10:00–18:00
Thursday10:00–18:00
Friday10:00–18:00
Saturday10:00–18:00
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Update: October 07, 2021

Public transport

Streetcar lines 1, 2, 4 to Altmarkt stop

Barrier-free access

Stepless access is possible via Sophienstraße, Taschenberg 2 and Schloßstraße.

Coordinates

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51.051870, 13.735970
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51°03'06.7"N 13°44'09.5"E
UTM
33U 411403 5656353
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Historic Grünes Gewölbe

Taschenberg 2
01067 Dresden
Phone +49 351 49142000

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