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General Opening Hours

Please note, that our opening hours on holidays can differ (overview for the year 2016).

Holidays in May 2016

May Day 01.05.2016 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.

Ascension Day 05.05.2016 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.

Whit Monday 15.05.2016 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.

Whit Sunday 16.05.2016 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.

additional opening of the Royal Palace on Tuesday 17.05.2016
10 a.m. to 6 p.m.

Zwinger with Semper Building

Gemäldegalerie Alte Meister (Old Masters Picture Gallery)

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

Mathematisch-Physikalischer Salon

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

Porzellansammlung (Porcelain Collection)

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

Albertinum

Galerie Neue Meister (New Masters Gallery)

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

Skulpturensammlung (Sculpture Collection)

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

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

Fürstengalerie

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

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

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

Saturday and Sunday 3 p.m. to 6 p.m.
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.

Rüstkammer (Armoury)

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

Münzkabinett (Coin Cabinet)

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

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

Hausmannsturm

seasonal opening 2016: 19 März to 1 November
10 a.m. to 6 p.m., closed Tuesdays

Japanisches Palais

Museum für Völkerkunde Dresden (Ethnographical Museum Dresden)

The Museum für Völkerkunde Dresden with the Damascus Room is currently closed for restoration works. A new special exhibitions program is scheduled in September 2016.

Kunsthalle im Lipsiusbau

Special Exhibitions

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

Jägerhof

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

10 a.m. to 6 p.m., closed Mondays

Pillnitz Palace

Kunstgewerbemuseum (Museum of Decorative Arts)

Seasonal opening 2016: 30 April to 1 November
10 a.m. to 6 p.m., closed on Mondays

Herrnhut

Völkerkundemuseum Herrnhut (Ethnographical Museum Herrnhut)

9 a.m. to 5 p.m., closed Mondays

Leipzig

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

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

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

Kunstfonds

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

Sächsische Landesstelle für Museumswesen

Montag bis Donnerstag 9 bis 15 Uhr, Freitag 9 bis 14 Uhr