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General Opening Hours

Please note, that our opening hours on holidays can differ (overview for the year 2014 and 2015).

Zwinger with Semper Building

Gemäldegalerie Alte Meister (Old Masters Picture Gallery)

10 a.m. to 6 p.m., closed Mondays

24 December 2014 closed, 25/26 December 2014 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.
31 December 2014 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., 01 January 2015 2 p.m. to 6 p.m.

Mathematisch-Physikalischer Salon

10 a.m. to 6 p.m., closed Mondays

24 December 2014 closed, 25/26 December 2014 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.
31 December 2014 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., 01 January 2015 2 p.m. to 6 p.m.

Porzellansammlung (Porcelain Collection)

10 a.m. to 6 p.m., closed Mondays

24 December 2014 closed, 25/26 December 2014 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.
31 December 2014 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., 01 January 2015 2 p.m. to 6 p.m.

Albertinum

Galerie Neue Meister (New Masters Gallery)

10 a.m. to 6 p.m., closed Mondays

24 December 2014 closed, 25/26 December 2014 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.
31 December 2014 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., 01 January 2015 2 p.m. to 6 p.m.

Skulpturensammlung (Sculpture Collection)

10 a.m. to 6 p.m., closed Mondays

24 December 2014 closed, 25/26 December 2014 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.
31 December 2014 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., 01 January 2015 2 p.m. to 6 p.m.

Residenzschloss (Royal Palace)

Grünes Gewölbe (Green Vault)

Neues Grünes Gewölbe (New Green Vault) and Historisches Grünes Gewölbe (Historic Green Vault)
10 a.m. to 6 p.m., closed Tuesdays

23 December 2014 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. additionally opened 
24 December 2014 New Green Vault closed
24 December 2014 Historic Green Vault 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.
25/26 December 2014 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.
31 December 2014 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., 01 January 2015 2 p.m. to 6 p.m.

Fürstengalerie

10 a.m. to 6 p.m., closed Tuesdays

23 December 2014 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. additionally opened 
24 December 2014 closed, 25/26 December 2014 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.
31 December 2014 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., 01 January 2015 2 p.m. to 6 p.m.

Kupferstich-Kabinett (Collection of Prints, Drawings and Photographs)

Opening hours will vary depending on the current special exhibition.
daily, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m., closed Tuesdays

23 December 2014 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. additionally opened 
24 December 2014 closed, 25/26 December 2014 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.
31 December 2014 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., 01 January 2015 2 p.m. to 6 p.m.

Reading room at the Kupferstich-Kabinett

Mondays and Wednesdays 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. and 2 p.m. to 4 p.m.
Thursdays 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. and 2 p.m. to 6 p.m.
Fridays 10 a.m. to 1 p.m.
every first Saturday of the month 10 a.m. to 1 p.m.
Please phone us to arrange a time for your visit: 0351 / 49 14 32 21

Josef-Hegenbarth-Archive

Thursdays by prior appointment: Tel. +49 (0)351- 4914 3211

Guided tours of the artist’s former studio and home:
every first Sunday of the month at 3. p.m.
May to October Saturday and Sunday 3 p.m. to 6 p.m.

Rüstkammer (Armoury)

Riesensaal (Hall of the Giants) and Türckische Cammer (Turkish Chamber)
10 a.m. to 6 p.m., closed Tuesdays

23 December 2014 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. additionally opened 
24 December 2014 closed, 25/26 December 2014 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.
31 December 2014 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., 01 January 2015 2 p.m. to 6 p.m.

Münzkabinett (Coin Cabinet)

Library: Wednesdays 10 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. or by appointment
Residenzschloss, Georgenbau, Schlossstraße 25

Hausmannsturm

seasonal opening 2015: 1 April to 1 November
10 a.m. to 6 p.m., closed Tuesdays

Japanisches Palais

Museum für Völkerkunde Dresden (Ethnographical Museum Dresden)

10 a.m. to 6 p.m., closed Mondays

24 December 2014 closed, 25/26 December 2014 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.
31 December 2014 / 01 January 2015 closed

The Dresden Damascus Room is going to be restored. Therefore, it will remain closed from 1 January 2015 onwards. The new presentation of the collection is scheduled to open in Spring 2015.

Special exhibition Logical Rain

24 December 2014 closed, 25/26 December 2014 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.
31 December 2014 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., 01 January 2015 2 p.m. to 6 p.m.

Kunsthalle im Lipsiusbau

Special Exhibitions

10 a.m. to 6 p.m., closed Mondays

24/25 December 2014 closed, 26 December 2014 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.
31 December 2014 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., 01 January 2015 2 p.m. to 6 p.m.

Jägerhof

Museum für Sächsische Volkskunst mit Puppentheatersammlung (Museum of Saxon Folk Art and Puppet Theatre Collection)

10 a.m. to 6 p.m., mondays closed

24 December 2014 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., 25/26 December 2014 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.
31 December 2014 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., 01 January 2015 2 p.m. to 6 p.m.

Pillnitz Palace

Kunstgewerbemuseum (Museum of Decorative Arts)

Seasonal opening 2015: 1 May to 1 November
10 a.m. to 6 p.m., closed on Mondays

Herrnhut

Völkerkundemuseum Herrnhut (Ethnographical Museum Herrnhut)

Tuesday to Friday: 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Saturdays, Sundays, holidays: 9 a.m. to noon and 1:30 p.m. to 5 p.m.
closed Mondays

24/31 December 2014 closed

Leipzig

Grassi Museum für Völkerkunde Leipzig (GRASSI Ethnographical Museum in Leipzig)

10 a.m. to 6 p.m., closed Mondays

24/31 December 2014 closed

Institutions

Gerhard Richter Archiv

Please arrange your visit:
telephone: +49 (0)351 - 49 14 7770
fax: +49 (0)351 - 49 14 9732
E-mail: dietmar.elger@skd.museum

Art Library

Mondays to Fridays 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.
closed on weekends and public holidays

22 December 2014 to 2 January 2015 closed

Kunstfonds

Please arrange your visit of the Art Fund (Kunstfonds).
telephone: +49 (0)351/ 49 14 3601
mail: kunstfonds@skd.museum