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Act Like Royalty at Zwinger Palace

Top 12 Things to Do in Dresden, Germany

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The Zwinger Palace is one of the most excellent examples of late Baroque architecture in Germany. Built between 1710 and 1728, the Zwinger was used for court festivities and tournaments.

Today, the Baroque complex of pavilions, galleries, and inner courtyards is home to first-class museums including the Old Masters Gallery (Alte Meister) which displays the famous Madonna Sistina of Rafael and its sweet cherubs.