West of the Albertinum is the Brühlsche Terrasse , a spectacular promenade that’s been called the ‘Balcony of Europe’, with a pavement...
Ninety-minute Elbe tours leave from the Terrassenufer dock several times daily in summer aboard the world's oldest fleet of paddle-wheel...
You'll find a superb collection of vehicles, including penny-farthings, trams, dirigibles and carriages, at the Verkehrsmuseum .
Twist Sky Bar
Yes, it may be inside the rather faceless Hotel Innside, part of the Melia chain, but this 6th-floor cocktail lounge gives you...
The imaginative mains (try roasted pike perch on crispy Dijon mustard rösti with lemon and vegetables) and sumptuous cakes are good, but...
Festung Dresden information
Beneath the Brühlsche Terrasse promenade is the Renaissance brick bastion known as the Festung Dresden , now a museum. The free audioguide helps bring the place to life. Enter from Georg-Treu-Platz.