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The Transparent Factory of Volkswagen

Lennestr. 1, 01069 Dresden, Saxony, Germany
+49 351 4204411
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Lennestr. 1, 01069 Dresden, Saxony, Germany
+49 351 4204411

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The VW plant in Dresden was originally intended to produce the VW Phaeton and its production lasted from 2002 to 2016. After ceasing production of this luxury limousine the plant is now in use to manufacture the e-Golf. Capacity is at about 35 cars per...More

Thank Leon Z
Reviewed 19 August 2017

Not every day there is an opportunity to get into a car factory and watch the technicians assemble cars in real time It is impossible to enter the factory without a guided tour

Thank Dikla D
Reviewed 15 August 2017

If you're weary of museums and historical sights, make reservations to tour this factory. As with my first visit, this was a professional operation from beginning to end. Rather than the Paheton, which is no longer in production, the factory now produces the eGolf. The...More

Thank jsctraveler
Reviewed 27 July 2017

First thing is you should beware it is not so much a factory as it is just an assembly station for the new VW e-Golf. Almost like a giant car IKEA is how the guide described it to us. I done the tour of the...More

Thank Alan H
Reviewed 20 July 2017

Good informative tour of the latest car manufacturing technology, including the all-electric cars. But charging 7 Euros to expose would be customers to what amount to publicity material is a bit cheeky of VW.

Thank 16alexanderh
Reviewed 13 July 2017

This is the first glass clad motorcar factory that I have seen. Being glass clad, you are able to see what is going on from the outside. Very innovative and well worth a visit. Not far from the centre of the city centre.

Thank Adventurers049
Reviewed 3 May 2017 via mobile

of course it's all about business - VW promotes their electric vehicle, but still it's worthwhile to see working production line, quite different from what you expect from a car factory the site is a 15 minute walk from Old City, easy accessible by public...More

1  Thank 71asmo
Reviewed 25 March 2017

This attraction is a car factory, which is made of glass making it a glass factory. You have to have a tour to go in the factory itself, but the other exhibits you don't need one. The factory was closed during my visit, though, but...More

Thank Ivy Y
Reviewed 15 January 2017

We booked the tickets in advance on the Internet. They have trips in many languages and they had a trip in Polish. The Transparent Factory is situated in the city center of Dresden near beautiful parks. We bought tockets for a hop-on , hop-off bus...More

Thank Yuliyetta
Reviewed 13 November 2016

interesting visit, beautiful visit you can see your VW Phaeton or your Bentley being assembled, and drive out of the factory incredible manufacturing site, with wooden floors, and a splendid architecture

Thank Jim B
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Response from Foodiac | Reviewed this property |
Hello, the tour took bout an hour an 15 min. With dinner? Can't tell sorry. Depenrs what you eat, I am not certain, but there was a buffet too. Best check restaurant web page.