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Schloss & Park Pillnitz, Dresden

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#4 of 26 in Historic Sites in Dresden
Castle · Hidden Gem · Tourist Spot
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Schloss & Park Pillnitz is a restored Baroque castle composed of three palaces designed by architect Matthäus Daniel Pöppelmann. It houses an Arts and Crafts museum and a Palace Museum. The original construction dates back to the 14th century. A 28 hectare (69 acre) park surrounds the buildings and is filled botanical attractions from all over the world. Consider a boat trip down the river to get a different view of this attraction. Plan your Schloss & Park Pillnitz visit and explore what else you can see and do in Dresden using our Dresden route planning app.
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  • Wonderful garden to visit any time of the year. In particular, outside of the tourist season, it is very peaceful. Don't forget to walk up to the vineyards. 
    Wonderful garden to visit any time of the year. In particular, outside of the tourist season, it is very peaceful. Don't forget to walk up to the vineyards.  more »
  • It was not looked after well as I can imagine the costs are huge and entry fee low. This place needs more tlc 
    It was not looked after well as I can imagine the costs are huge and entry fee low. This place needs more tlc  more »
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  • Lovely castle with a beautiful garden You can walk here for hours For the garden you don't have to pay but if you want to visit any of the many buildings then you have to buy a ticket witch is quite cheap 8€ I will highly recommend it
  • The views were nice especially on the river bank. As it was winter, the lawns and trees were fairly barren and I am sure they would look very nice in spring.

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