A unique tour through European art history

in Zwinger

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Menschen im Raum
© Staatliche Kunstsammlungen Dresden, Foto: Oliver Killig

Intro neu

The Gemäldegalerie Alte Meister (Old Masters Picture Gallery) and the Skulpturensammlung bis 1800 (Sculpture Collection up to 1800) present their works together in the extensively renovated Semperbau am Zwinger. After seven years of partial closure, the famous museum building from the 19th century now shines in new splendour.

To the exhibition
Exhibition of the Gemäldegalerie Alte Meister
Date of the special exhibitions is 17.11.2023—01.09.2024

Timeless Beauty. A History of Still Life

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Stillleben mit Lebensmitteln und Musikinstrumenten, Hund und Katze
© Gemäldegalerie Alte Meister, Staatliche Kunstsammlungen Dresden, Foto: Elke Estel/Hans-Peter Klut

Upcoming Events

At the conservation studio

Correggios rinascita: The conservation of Correggio's "Madonna of Saint Sebastian"

Correggio's painting is being restored in public in the conservation studio. Visitors can closely follow the work of the restoration team during the opening hours of the museum.
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Correggio Arbeitsaufnahmen
© Staatliche Kunstsammlungen Dresden, Gemäldegalerie Alte Meister, Foto: Wolfgang Kreische

Discover Bernardo Bellotto's Dresden with 'Bellotto Click'

Fancy a tour through Dresden's old town? With your smartphone and our "Bellotto Click" app or the corporate website, you can explore the city in the footsteps of the painter Bernardo Bellotto, known as Canaletto.

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Discover the highlights with our online tours

The free multimedia tours show the highlights of the Old Masters Picture Gallery and the Sculpture Collection up to 1800 in various tours and provide in-depth information and materials.

Multimedia Guide

Zitat Goethe

I entered this shrine, and my amazement exceeded any preconceived idea!

Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

Systematically collected

Most of the principal works on display were collected within only five decades.

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© Staatliche Kunstsammlungen Dresden, Foto: David Pinzer
Besucher*innen im Semperbau am Zwinger

From our Online Collection

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