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Neues Grünes Gewölbe, Dresden

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Specialty Museum · Hidden Gem · Museum
Discover thousands of Europe's finest treasures at Neues Grünes Gewölbe. Housed in the historic Dresden Castle, the museum features more than 4,000 treasures ranging from Baroque to Classicism styles. Tour the nine chambers of the Historic Green Vault exhibit to see an array of crown jewels, bronze and ivory statues, and amber artwork. You can head to the New Green Vault to admire beautiful works of Baroque jewelry. You'll also see an extensive collection of pieces by one of Europe's most famous goldsmiths, Johann Melchior Dinglinger. Make a reservation online to ensure entry to the two exhibits. Plan trip to Dresden with our itinerary maker to find out where to go and what to do.
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  • Very rich collection with strict rules and free audioguide. Book in advance online and remember that the first room you enter is the last one to admire, you should immediately go through the secured.....  more »
  • The Green Vault has just been re-opened and is THE must-see of Dresden. Room after room of treasures beginning with ivory, through silver, jewels ... where each room has been restored to its...  more »
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  • A wonderful place to visit so many historical artifacts can be found here. When visiting this place I am so recommend to buy a museum card as there are multiple museum's inside Residenzschloss (Dresden castle) and in nearby areas. The museum is situated in the heart of the Dresden also public transport like tram can be used to get there. The Museum is beautiful and you can get a audio device to get to know more details about certain artifacts in audio by simply entering the artifact code Number. A must Visit place in Dresden.
  • A very large and varied collection of jewelry. The collection of Saxon electors and kings has more than 4,000 unique works of art. In the new halls of the Green Vaults, nearly 1,100 pieces of jewelry are represented, about 3,000 items are on display in historical halls. Due to limited space, the museum’s exposition includes only the most famous and valuable masterpieces of jewelry. The name "Dragon Treasure Cave" would be very suitable for this museum. Although everything looks very beautiful and interesting here, the "green room" itself with its jewels on display is really amazing. Yes, you must see this amazing place. You can take an audio guide in different languages.

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