Transport Museum Dresden, Dresden

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Transport Museum Dresden, housed in the historic Johanneum museum, displays vehicles from all modes of transport--including the famous Saxon Muldenthal locomotive from 1861, which holds the title of oldest original German steam locomotive. The attractive building dates from the late 16th century, when it was a stable and coach house for the adjacent Dresden castle. Its permanent exhibition area includes sections dedicated to railway vehicles, cars, trams, bicycles, motorbikes, air travel, and sea travel. Don't miss the informative film that runs every hour on the hour, explaining the history of Dresden and the museum. Put Transport Museum Dresden and other Dresden attractions into our Dresden trip itinerary planner , and watch your holiday take shape.
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  • General overview of the history of transportation by land, sea, rail and air. Also interactive so kids learn by participating. Specially the experiments in the aviation section and the model railroad ...  more »
  • Here, we were a varied program to offer during the holidays to junior. Great technology exhibition with accessible objects.
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  • Unfortunately, it was even impossible to look me in the Interior of the building. From the outside the typical image of Dresden. Old but really nice.
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The Old City, or Altstadt district, is the city's historical center. You'll find a wide selection of accommodations around the major tourist sites. For an area that stays active both day and night, consider lodging in Aussere Neustadt, located northeast of the Old City. The Hellerau District has an urban and hip vibe, thanks to the fashionable young locals who populate the area. Boutique hotels contribute to the area's chic feel.
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