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Gemaldegalerie Alte Meister

Theaterplatz 1 | Semperbau am Zwinger, 01067 Dresden, Saxony, Germany
+49 351 49146679
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Beautiful gallery

A must do in Dresden. My favourite piece is the Chocolate Girl, a pastel drawing of a young lady... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Greenka2014
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Toronto, Canada
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A major German collection of Old Masters

I was surprised at both the high-quality of the paintings and the well-presented layout of the... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
AccessGuy
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SE Bloomington
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This art museum is jam packed with masterpieces by the likes of Rubens and Titian, but it is most famous for Rafael's Sistine Madonna.
  • Excellent78%
  • Very good16%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Theaterplatz 1 | Semperbau am Zwinger, 01067 Dresden, Saxony, Germany
Innere Altstadt
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+49 351 49146679
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

A must do in Dresden. My favourite piece is the Chocolate Girl, a pastel drawing of a young lady serving a drink of chocolate. It’s the image that was copied on the Bakers chocolate squares of my childhood. Other old masters include Titian, Canaletto (including...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I was surprised at both the high-quality of the paintings and the well-presented layout of the museum in terms of groupings and display. See my photos to understand why I gave this museum such a high rating!

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Reviewed 11 May 2018

This gallery would benefit b a major face-lift - its layout and decor was very old-fashioned. The paintings deserve better,

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Reviewed 6 May 2018 via mobile

A really great selection of master pieces and master painters. Located in a beautiful, beautiful old town, this gallery offers three (or more?) floors of breathtaking paintings, sculptures, drawings. If you’re are an art lover and passionate you should spend two days just for this...More

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Reviewed 5 May 2018 via mobile

You'd never guess that so many world-famous works are concentrated in this little cozy gallery. 1.5 hours and you're done. The work done with Veronese is excellent. From the minor downsides: the annoying vibration when anyone in the room comes too close, also uniform of...More

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Reviewed 4 May 2018 via mobile

What is to say when you get to see Rubens and Rembrandts, Canalettos and Velazquezes. My trip was quick as my wife sat outside rolling her eyes at my love of museums. Good trip and thank god I made it!

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Reviewed 21 April 2018 via mobile

One of the best old master galleries we have ever had the good fortune to visit. The quality of the works and the way they are displayed so that you can appreciate them properly is second to none. They are all housed in one wing...More

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Reviewed 4 April 2018 via mobile

For me rookie art lover it's such a great place, enjoyed every masterpiece. Collection is big, around many other musieums. Just buy all day ticket and can visit many museum's. Recommended!

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Reviewed 2 April 2018 via mobile

A famous art gallery with amazing collection. Should not be missed by anybody who likes art and history.

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Reviewed 24 March 2018

One of the finest collections in the world - close to, but not better than, the wonderful Gemaldegalerie in Berlin. You will be amazed at the high quality of the works displayed. You might even discover artists new to you who have created masterpieces -...More

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