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The Royal Porcelain Collection

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nostalgic visit

That’s not for all visitors. I see it more for people that like the old fashion porcelain products... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Chris M
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Lodz, Poland
Porcelain to the MAX

This is a must see if you enjoy porcelain. Wish you could take it home. Nice slow activity. The... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
ceedaworld1
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Osaka Prefecture, Japan
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Reviewed 1 week ago

That’s not for all visitors. I see it more for people that like the old fashion porcelain products. I see it interesting from manufacturing point of view, especially the flowers bouquet. I recommend it for nostalgic people.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Chris M
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a must see if you enjoy porcelain. Wish you could take it home. Nice slow activity. The history is the fun part

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed 6 January 2019

An extensive collection of locally produced porcelain and ceramics from the Orient. The ticket office on the top floor is not good.

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed 5 December 2018

There are thousands of beautifully created porcelain objects in this gallery that are very well displayed so that you can get a close look at them. It is also interesting to note the stories about items stolen during the war and how they have been...More

Date of experience: December 2018
1  Thank Gerry D
Reviewed 4 November 2018

The collection is nice but overall the quality of the pieces is not the tops. We visited the Meissen Factory's collection and found the artistry and variety of the pieces to be far better than the Zwinger's collection. The Animal room is pretty good but...More

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank travel-junkie3PO
Reviewed 26 October 2018

While you may not know much about porcelain, once you have visited this place, and read the details, you will appreciate how important it was to collect and show off. A multitude of wonderful examples.

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank KirkpatrickMacDonald
Reviewed 4 October 2018

Not to be missed. The skill showed in the making of these items and dedtailies of them all was wonderful to see

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank s1151
Reviewed 3 October 2018

Not very easy to work out the flow of this collection, but had lots of nice pieces and presentation style for pieces was good. In a beautiful setting, so look out the windows as well.

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 2 October 2018

Even if you are not a porcelain buff, this exhibit is worth a visit, just to see what can be created from porcelain. Flower arrangements, all made of porcelain, huge life size animals that are some of the largest porcelain pieces in the world, religious...More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank Ian B
Reviewed 3 September 2018

We visited on a wet day (so wanted to do something indoors) but we were very pleasantly surprised and in awe of not only the individual pieces, but the number of them on display! There were so many, and so intricate, detailed, of all different...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Noel T
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Response from Herman M | Reviewed this property |
Dear DeeDee, David is right that that two Green Vaults are at the Dryden Palace (Residenzschloss). You didn't ask about the Porcelain Collection, but--as David says--it's in a nearby but separate facility, the Zwinger... More
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