Guided tour

Dresden: Night Watchman Tour Through The Old Town

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Dresden: Night Watchman Tour Through The Old Town

Activity provider: Programme-zur-Feier
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Walk through the streets of old Dresden under the glow of the night watchmen’s lamp on this guided tour. See the sights of Dresden such as the Zwinger, the Semperoper, the Fürstenzug or the Frauenkirche. Hear the night watchman's tales of old Dresden.

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Duration 1.5 hours
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Wheelchair accessible


  • Explore the streets of old Dresden
  • Hear the night watchman's stories of the days of yore
  • See Dresden's famous sights such as the the Zwinger, the Semperoper, the Fürstenzug or the Frauenkirche
Full description

Meet your guide in front of the Zwinger. Explore the city and learn stories about the old Dresden and of the Zwinger, an impressive baroque palace. Delight in your guide’s colorful anecdotes as you pass by Dresden’s stately baroque theater, the Semperosa.  Admire the Fürstenzug, a gorgeous mural depicting a procession of Saxony's rulers. See the Frauenkirche, a majestic Lutheran church topped with an impressive dome. Experience the city in a unique way that combines theater with a traditional tour, creating an unforgettable experience.

  • Sight-seeing Tour given the costumed "night watchman" of Dresden.
  • Transfer
  • Entrance to sites

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Meeting point

Luther Memorial Frauenkirche.

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  • Children up to 14 years old may join this tour free of charge
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4.8 /5

based on 526 reviews

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Meeting point is wrong. I waited there as described. When I wanted to leave about 10 minutes after the start of the tour, I saw a group of people who apparently had a tour. I then went to them and lo and behold it was my guidance. The guide said I don't know where they met, it must have been nearby.

July 5, 2022

There was a lot of interesting little side information on subjects that you don't get from history books but only from insiders. In addition, at the end, where you can still walk away... there was also a good mood at the start and everything was presented in a funny way. ;-)

April 30, 2022

Really a great tour! The guide was very funny, entertaining, had lots of funny anecdotes to tell. Nevertheless, the tour was very informative and nonetheless very entertaining and exciting! The next day we did a guided tour with the night watchman because we liked it so much! For all those who are a bit interested in the history of Dresden, but do not want it to be wrapped up too dryly, I can really, very, very good conscience recommend this tour. Really, really great!

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October 16, 2020

Product ID: 114931