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Green Vault

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Taschenberg 2, 01067 Dresden, Saxony, Germany
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We were only in Dresden for an overnight stay, so we bought tickets online for Friday evening--the ticket is good for both the historical and new green vault but only from 6-8pm. I was afraid that wouldn't be enough time, but it was plenty. After...More

Thank ellisMi5
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

For the Old Green vault (Baroque Collection): No jackets even though it is winter, no cameras (but phones OK!?), no bags including small hand bags. The lockers are just the standard museum lockers with weak locks and no monitoring. You have to go through some...More

Thank evan3111
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We aren’t really museum people but enjoyed this collection of gold, ivory and other collectibles including amazing clocks from the 1600s

Thank Rascal D
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We were amazed at the craftsmanship that those clockmakers used in those days. They also work in ivory and gold. The treasures within the green vault or priceless.

Thank Ron W
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Happy that Augustus amassed the wonderful things you see the the Green Vault. Was weary walking thru the Palace/now Museum. Pace yourself. See the photos for a sampling. Multiple floors but with the ongoing construction you have to double back retracing what you walked just...More

Thank Track1089
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a must see if you are a jewelry, religious relic and artwork buff. A collection very fortunate to have survived WWII. Be sure to buy a timed entry ticket online before you go to save time. Only take small children if they are...More

Thank Ian B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It is incredible to believe that these treasures could have been created and collected by an individual. A must see for anyone interested in very expensive curios.

Thank PWHorstmann
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The exhibits are simply astonishing and the craftsmanship outstanding. We took a VIP ticket which meant we could ignore the rules about time of day or day of the week and just go on the day we wanted to. We'd taken a ticket which covered...More

Thank Alan W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

You had to have timed tickets (we bought in advance). Then you went double airlocked double doors, two at a time. There was just too much stuff in there; it got old after a while. I mean, how many diamonds, rubies, etc. can you look...More

Thank Moeandpumpkin
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

What a place! Especially if you are a lover of unusual artifacts, you have to see this museum, both the old and the new. The old takes about an hour and a half to two hours with a really good audio tour that is provided...More

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Jjay W
26 August 2018|
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Response from Stuart G | Reviewed this property |
I never realised that there is a time limit on how long you can stay in the Green Vault. I’ve been twice and never had a problem taking as long as I want.
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Jjay W
26 August 2018|
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Response from James K | Reviewed this property |
I would buy the combination ticket. You could easily see everything, including the Green Vault in a half day or several hours.
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MidlandsHolidayqueen
12 August 2018|
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Response from marlenes854 | Reviewed this property |
Same here. Our tickets were bought on site. When traveling abroad, I always print out whatever tickets we've purchased just in case my phone isn't being cooperative. Much safer that way.
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