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This is a good place to just take-in Dresden. The theatre, the Zwinger, the church, the river are all around it. The large statue in the middle is just a plus. We took several selfies in each direction.
Stand in the middle of Dresden's Theaterplatz and admire the majestic Semper Opera House to the north, the Zwinger to the west, the Residenzschloss to the south and the Elbe River to the East. Named for the magnificent Semper Opera Theater, the cobblestone square has...More
The Theaterplatz, so named because of its glorious opera house, would look good in any city. Situated just off the waterfront, and bordered on the opposite side by the Zwinger Palace complex, it's a broad and beautiful urban space.
The equestrian statue is of King...More
Cobble stone dating to the 1870's still paves this square and is very predominate. To enhance this spacious square, a large single spouting low fountain has been placed on one side while an imposing, but stately, bronze statue of King John is in its center....More
Between the Royale Palace and the Opera House, this plaza is worth taking time to visit. In addition to the historical buildings, there are plenty of places nearby to eat. The views of some of Dresden's most famous structures can be captured here.