Sights & Attractions in Saxony, Saxony-Anhalt and Thuringia

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Sights Overview
Name Category Location
 
Albertinum
Named after Saxony's King Albert, who between 1884 and 1887 converted...
Museums / Galleries Dresden
 
Altmarkt
Although dominated by the nearby, unappealing, Kulturpalast (Palace...
Squares Dresden
 
Augustusbrücke
This bridge, which spans the river in front of the Katholische...
Bridges / Tunnels Dresden
 
Bach-Museum im Bach-Archiv Leipzig
The Bach family home, the old Bosehaus, stands opposite the Thomaskirche...
Museums / Galleries Leipzig
 
Deutsches Hygiene-Museum Dresden
This unique (even in a country with a national tendency for excessive...
Museums / Galleries Dresden
 
Hauptbahnhof
With 26 platforms, Leipzig's main train station is Europe's largest...
Transportation Sites Leipzig
 
Johanneum
At one time the royal stables, this 16th-century building now...
Museums / Galleries Dresden
 
Katholische Hofkirche
The largest Catholic church in Saxony is also known as the Cathedral...
Religious Sites Dresden
 
Kreuzkirche
Soaring high above the Altmarkt, the richly decorated tower of...
Religious Sites Dresden
 
Leipziger Universitätsturm
Towering over Leipzig's city center is this 470-foot-high structure...
Architectural Sites Leipzig
 
Mendelssohn Haus
The only surviving residence of the composer Felix Mendelssohn-Bartholdy...
Museums / Galleries Leipzig
 
Museum in der Runden Ecke
This building once served as the headquarters of the city's detachment...
Museums / Galleries Leipzig
 
Museum zum Arabischen Kaffeebaum
This museum and café-restaurant tells the fascinating history...
Museums / Galleries Leipzig
 
Neues Gewandhaus
In the shadow of the Leipziger Universitätsturm is the glass-and-concrete...
Arts / Performance Venues Leipzig
 
Opernhaus
Leipzig's stage for operas was the first postwar theater to be...
Arts / Performance Venues Leipzig
 
Panometer Dresden
You can step back in time and get a sense of how Dresden looked...
Castles / Palaces Dresden
 
Pfund's Molkerei
This decorative 19th-century shop has been a Dresden institution...
Stores / Malls Dresden
 
Stadtmuseum Dresden im Landhaus
The city's small but fascinating municipal museum tells the ups...
Museums / Galleries Dresden
 
Völkerschlachtdenkmal
On the city's outskirts, Prussian, Austrian, Russian, and Swedish...
Memorials / Monuments Leipzig
 
Zeitgeschichtliches Forum Leipzig
This excellent history museum focuses on issues surrounding the...
Museums / Galleries Leipzig
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