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On Easter Weekend (April 18 to 22, 2014) our museums and special exhibitions are open daily from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.

  • Detail Otto Dix Der Krieg

    100 years First World War - Otto Dix. War

    The year 2014 will see the centenary of the start of the First World War. No other 20th-century artist dealt as intensively with this topic than Otto Dix. Detailed examinations of his triptych "Der Krieg" ("War") have been made and will be presented along with preliminary studies and drafts, through July 13, 2014 at the Albertinum. ...more

  • Osterberg von Rolf Steinbach

    Easter at the Jägerhof

    Find the most beautiful Easter eggs inside the vernally decorated Jägerhof - from April 5 through 27. Look over the shoulder of artists working in the museum and try the art in the craft room. The accompanying exhibition “Crisscross” is devoted to the carvings by Rolf Steinbach. ...more

Explore further special exhibitions at the Residenzschloss Dresden

At the exhibition "The Things of Life / The Life of Things" the philosopher Wolfgang Scheppe is guided by the concept of art historian George Kubler. Starting April 26, 2014 he presents 99 bowls from the depots of all the Staatliche Kunstsammlungen Dresden and places them in a formal developmental sequence ...more

Constellatio Felix

CONSTELLATIO FELIX – a fortunate stellar constellation – is dedicated to our fascination with the stars. The artistic documents from the 1719 Festivals of the Planets held by Augustus the Strong in Dresden are contrasted with Thomas Ruff's commanding large-format photographic works. ...more

  • Visit the Dresden Court Chapel

    A masterpiece of architecture and craftsmanship: the Court Chapel

    Being the workspace of extraordinary instrumentalists and music directors such as Heinrich Schütz or Johann Adolph Hasse, the Dresden court chapel inside the Royal Palace developed into a music centre of European importance and denotation. Visit the chapel and its masterly reconstructed ribbed vault: Sundays from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m., tickets can be bought at our ticket offices or online ...more

  • Die Sixtinische Madonna

    Gemäldegalerie Alte Meister with new presentation

    The Gemäldegalerie Alte Meister (Old Masters Picture Gallery) presents its masterpieces in an entirely new hang. The best-known and much-loved masterpieces of the museum’s collection will, of course, still be here for visitors to enjoy. First and foremost, Raphael’s ‘Sistine Madonna’ (1512/13) ...more

  • Annual Ticket

    The annual ticket - 365 days art

    The possibility to view world renowned art 365 days a year is a valuable and individual gift. Whenever you want, you can rediscover art works or visit them over and over again. All special exhibitions are included offering many occasions to start on one's way to the museum ...more

Museum for Children

Two children reading

What's the job of a museum director? How can a painting travel around the world? All these you can find out in our Kids Club in the Albertinum ...more

A group of students in the Albertinum

What about having a birthday party among authentic treasures and knights' amour? You can have this here ...more