With its 147 hectares, the Grand Garden is an impressive example of Baroque and English landscaping. It counts among Europe’s most impressive gardens. The so-called »green heart of Dresden« with its diverse flora and fauna is a popular place for recreation and a destination for a day out still in our day.
Welcome to the Grand Garden of Dresden and the Dresden Park Railway
Covering 147 hectares, the Grand Garden in Dresden ranks among Europe’s most important garden estates today. And with its great diversity in plant species and with its Park Railway, it is a popular recreational resort for Dresdeners and Dresden visitors alike.
The Grand Garden of Dresden and the Dresden Park Railway
Phone +49 351 4456-720
Kavaliershaus C, Hauptallee 10 | 01219 Dresden
Property of State Palaces, Castles and Gardens of Saxony, non profit
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Baroque Splendor at the Heart of Dresden: The Grand Garden of Dresden
Only a few minutes from Dresden’s city center, it becomes obvious that the art of gardening and landscaping is of great importance to Saxony’s state capital still today. With its Grand Garden, Dresden has one of Europe’s most important gardens.
The Dresden Park Railway
The locomotive’s resolute whistle sounds through the idyllic tranquility and clouds of smoke and steam rise when the Dresden Park Railway is on its way.
Young and old railway enthusiasts have enjoyed the miniature trains since 1950.