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Dresden: Semperoper Guided Tour for Families

1. Dresden: Semperoper Guided Tour for Families

During this guided tour created specifically for families, the Semperoper opera house welcomes young and old alike to get to know this important destination in Dresden together.  Parents and children are invited to ask any questions they may have about Semperopera, its history, and its secrets. What does a normal day look like in an opera house with a new performance each day? Experience the special atmosphere of one of the most beautiful and prestigious opera houses in the world, promising a truly luxurious experience for the whole family. A visit to the Semperoper is a must for every visitor of Dresden.

Dresden: Semperoper and Royal Castle

2. Dresden: Semperoper and Royal Castle

Experience a fascinating tour of the Semperoper and discover the rich interiors and beautiful architecture in Italian High Renaissance style, reconstructed according to the original plans. Learn background information about the incredible acoustics in the artfully arranged auditorium. Immerse yourself in the rich history of this glamorous house. When performances or other events are not taking place, visits to the Semperoper are possible nearly every day. You can enjoy a multi-faceted look at this breathtaking opera house. You will then visit the Royal Palace of Dresden, which houses the Dresden State Art Collections in the historic center of Dresden. The following museums are housed in the so-called “Saxon Louvre”: New Green Vault (Neues Grünes Gewölbe), Turkish Chamber (Türckische Cammer), Giant's Hall, Concept and Encounter: The World around 1600, Hausmannsturm (April-October), Power and Fashion and the Collection of Prints, Drawings and Photographs (for special exhibitions).

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What people are saying about Dresden

Overall rating

4.7 / 5

based on 3,043 reviews

Even if you're not an opera lover, it's still worth taking part in a guided tour of the Semperoper. The story behind it is very interesting, but most of all this beautiful architecture. I was totally blown away by the residential palace: impressive rooms and great exhibitions.

Visiting the opera was an experience. Unfortunately, we still wanted to go into the castle, but you absolutely had to break in that day. In any case, GET YOUR GUIDE is available 24 hours a day and will be happy to help with questions and problems.

The tour was really interesting and everything was super organized. We were even allowed to sit in the VIP box at the opera.

Everything went fine. Also with the exchange for the right tickets in Dresden Highly recommended

We ran the attractions on two different days. Both were very nice.