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This 394-foot mural along the wall in the Royal Mews courtyard depicts a parade of Saxony rulers, some walking, others on horseback. Scratched into stucco by the artist in 1876, the mural was later recast onto porcelain tiles and, incredibly...more
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Augustusstrasse, 01067 Dresden, Saxony, Germany
Innere Altstadt
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Reviewed yesterday

amazing fresco in a street. not a lot else to say as this is all this is. worth the detour if you are in the vicinity

Thank Claire C
Reviewed 3 days ago

I love walking around old town Dresden and feeling transported back in time. This mural is apparently over 100 years old (original was painted, but in the early 1900s was replaced with tiles) but is in impeccable shape (I thought it was much newer). It...More

Thank LauraR3787
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

This is a fantastic piece of art. Spans the whole length of the building. Very detailed and it just looks really good. Well worth a visit.

Thank John K
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This old city of Dresden is one of the best place i ever visited I felt very relax here because the atmosphere was very calm n relaxed. Elbe river edge was very nice for long walk n very peaceful..

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Given the (over_-exuberance of so much of Dresden's Baroquerie, this place offers a calm measured presence.

Thank JeffreyG1675
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This is amazing. One of the few landmarks that remains mostly in its original condition. A chronological procession of all of the rulers of the area. An awe inspiring piece of art in priceless porcelain. Photos can’t fully capture its beauty because of its massive...More

Thank NovisAdventurer
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This mural covers an entire block in the city center. It was a mural painted on 24,00 Meissen porcelain tiles. It illustrated 700 years of Saxon royalty. The individual portraits are very detailed.

Thank Sharon T
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is interesting but not amazing. It can be seen fairly quickly, unless you are a Saxon history buff.

Thank Chileice
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

One of my favourite features of Dresden and original, as didn't suffer to much during the bombing. Also free to look at!

Thank Lesley E
Reviewed 7 August 2018 via mobile

Mesmerising. 24,000 china tiles depicting the city's former royals. Pick up a local guide leaflet to shed further light on the fate of each king. An intriguing stop on a city tour.

Thank Gordon I
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3 February 2015|
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Response from Eyeball09 | Reviewed this property |
They're not very big, probably 30x30cm. The tiles are a yellow/beige colour with a geometric pattern on them and the artwork of the Princes is over the top. They're about the size of the tiles that you might see clad on the... More
3 February 2015|
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Response from StickofRockDerby_UK | Reviewed this property |
Don't get too excited over this mural. It's interesting ... apparently you can see the development of horse breeding through the ages ... and there are the ex stables behind it. However, it's just a wall with ceramic tiles... More