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Pillnitz Castle & Park

August-Boeckstiegel-Str. 2, 01326 Dresden, Saxony, Germany
+49 351 2613260
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Best gardens, beautiful palace

The best component of this palace is super wide garden. Gardens are well cared, wide, green in... read more

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A beautiful Baroque palace built by architect Pöppelmann.
  • Excellent58%
  • Very good33%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“neues palais” (2 reviews)
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August-Boeckstiegel-Str. 2, 01326 Dresden, Saxony, Germany
+49 351 2613260

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Reviewed 1 week ago

The best component of this palace is super wide garden. Gardens are well cared, wide, green in summer and you can enjoy the grown nature and avoid hot weather effectively. If you visit the palace in the morning, you can feel better. I think I...More

Thank solima2017
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I didn't liked the place much. It has just one garden with flower beds and rest is like jungle. Entry fees is also there of around € 8 . Its not worth going in 😞

Thank adititechno46
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Schloss Pillnitz is an impressive summer residence for the royals of Saxony, set in extensive parkland with some beautiful gardens. There are some good exhibitions in the buildings (we particularly liked the castle's old kitchen), but the setting and gardens were the main attraction for...More

Thank Robert M
Reviewed 5 July 2017 via mobile

Go by paddlesteamer up the river to pretty Pilnitz castle, the home of the Royal mistress!. Lovely gardens to wander around for free or have some refreshments at their café

Thank Susanne W
Reviewed 22 June 2017

Lovely castle and botanical garden! Such a exquisite place to visit. Steeped in history, this place is a must see!

Thank Holly V
Reviewed 5 June 2017

I was in Dresden attending a symposium, and the organizers had arranged a guided tour of Pillnitz Castle and Park for the attendees. The castle is on the banks of the Elbe river and a few km from Dresden. It was converted to an oriental...More

Thank ShoaibShawoo
Reviewed 14 May 2017 via mobile

We visit the Palace and gardens for Mother's Day We tried to have lunch at the Hotel cafe/restaurant . unfortunately only Local people were seated immediately we were seated at the hotel lobby for more tha 50 minutes until we finally left !!!!!

Thank Soledad G
Reviewed 20 April 2017

Its a nice walk around the castle and the botanical gardens are peaceful to walk in. Theres a 250 year old tree and we were luck it was flowering. All in all do recommend this place if your in the neighborhood.

Thank ashrun_fernando
Reviewed 15 April 2017

I arrived via public transport. En route taking a quick coffee and pastry as I changed tram/bus.Returned by paddle steamer to Dresden. I did it in a morning. If the Palace is open you would be best to take the day. Stunning Narcissi collection and...More

Thank Eggtimer186225
Reviewed 14 April 2017

There's only one bus a day to the castle and we waited at the Hygiene Museum with no shelter if there's strong wind .... brrgghhh.....In all honesty, there weren't much to see at this castle as we were only able to stroll around the compound...More

Thank HappyPassion
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