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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
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Reviewed 3 days ago

The wall tells a story of the Saxon rulers through the ages, impressive display of transformation over time!

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank DougChan
Reviewed 4 days ago

If you are spending the day in Dresden and visiting major sites, take a few minutes to stroll past this mural and take in a little local history.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Marc R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The porcelain mural on the outer wall of the Royal stables depicts the nobility and royal family of Dresden. Dating back to the nineteenth century, the original painting was replaced by porcelain tiles in the early twentieth century to make it waterproof. Unlike the rest...More

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank TAIN2013
Reviewed 7 November 2018

I had seen photographs of this Dresden attraction but was not really prepared for the absolute magnificence of the real thing. I walked slowly viewing this mural made from Meissen porcelain tile. It is certainly one of the most beautiful 'urban' works of art in...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank scouse1941
Reviewed 6 November 2018

Take a beautiful photo of the city's famous mural. The detail involved will amaze you. You will just stumble across it while exploring the city.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank dxr777
Reviewed 6 November 2018

I was blown away! Fürstenzug is the most stunning piece of mural I've seen. Painted in the 1870s to commemorate 800 years of the Wettin Dynasty of Saxony, it eventually fell into disrepair. Between 1904 and 1907, it was replaced by 23,000 weather proof Meissen...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Singaporelonegranger
Reviewed 4 November 2018

This is a very unique and interesting display. Go in the evening to avoid crowds. It is exceptionally well lighted at night. If you have a steady hand you can walk down the sidewalk and video it.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank travel-junkie3PO
Reviewed 3 November 2018

Its a large mural of a mounted procession of the rulers of Saxony. Painted between 1871 and 1876. And in that case celebrating of the 800th anniversary of Wettin Dynasty. In the year 1904 to 1907 it was replaced by porcelain in the number of...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Baross
Reviewed 26 October 2018 via mobile

Quickly walked passed thus immense piece if art / work. 5 minute visit in passing through the area is enough.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank David000081
Reviewed 26 October 2018

This place is pretty easy to find. It's a beautiful mural. Worth the walk. If you're in the neighborhood, take the time to see it.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank FerdinanddelToro
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jonsB2448IE
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
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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
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