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Private Dresden Day Trip with Walking Tour from Prague
"Meet your private driver at your centrally located Prague hotel in the morning of your tour at the arranged time and enjoy a 10-hour day trip to the beautiful city of Dresden from Prague.  Late evening arrival to hotel in PragueMany of the b like the famous Frauenkirche lovingly rebuilt. Discover Dresden by taking a stroll through its Baroque city center walking along the former residence of Saxony’s prince electors and kings as well as admiring the beautiful view across the Elbe. You will definitely get to feel the seductive charm the capital of the Free State of Saxony has.Walking tour:certified & enthusiastic local guidesfluent in Englishinteres000 satisfied guestsgreat mix of history and anectodessuitable for all age groupsa 'must do' in Dresden"""
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Dresden Live-Guided Self-Drive Trabi Safari City Tour
"Jump into your very own Trabant and chug away through Dresden on a 90-minute ride in the official car of the DDR (GDR). Join fellow travelers in a Trabant convoy and see the city like you've never seen it before during this Trabi Safari. Your l your adventure begins.Pass popular Dresden sights during your tour including Zwinger Museum of Hygiene Great Garden 3 castles Golden rider Theaterplatz
From EUR49.00
 
Dresden Live-Guided Self-Drive Trabi Safari City Tour
"Jump into your very own Trabant and chug away through Dresden on a 90-minute ride in the official car of the DDR (GDR). Join fellow travelers in a Trabant convoy and see the city like you've never seen it before during this Trabi Safari. Your l your adventure begins.Pass popular Dresden sights during your tour including Zwinger Museum of Hygiene Great Garden 3 castles Golden rider Theaterplatz
From EUR49.00

Yenidze Tips (13)

Yenidze

„Yenidze is a strange name“ - I thought when I first heard it. It looked like Georgian word. Actually it is old cigarette factory, the name comes from former Ottoman Empire town. It was built in 1909,...
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Raimix
Jan 01, 2013

Die Tabakmoschee - The Tobacco Mosque

When we arrived in Dresden (from Berlin), the train passed at this totally out of Baroque style building which does not match anything in the city. First you might think of the Russian orthodox...
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Kakapo2
Sep 21, 2008

The "Mosque"

The building that looks like a mosque with its huge pointed dome and minaret, but it is no mosque and has never been. Jenidze was a factory that produced cigarettes. It was built in 1907-1912 for the...
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Kathrin_E
Jan 12, 2010

not quite a mosque but close

The Yenidze is one of Dresden’s more unusual buildings and certainly adds to the already impressive skyline. Built in 1908 in the form of a mosque it was originally a cigarette factory and was named...
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richiecdisc
Jan 22, 2008

A creative factory

Jenidze is my favourite building (and beergarden!) in Dresden! The mosque-style building used to be a tobacco and cigarette factory. It was built between 1907 and 1909. The colourful dome today hosts...
sabsi
Jun 12, 2006

Yenidze Building

This office mall was built in 1907-09 and was intended to look like a mosque in order to refer to the tobacco theme by Hugo Zietz who imported the smokes and made the packets of tobacco here. The...
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BruceDunning
Dec 11, 2011

Tobacco Factory

From the first sight, the building in the photo is mosque or something in this direction. But the aim of this building is much prosaically – it is the tobacco factory. The owner of the factory was...
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LanaFromRiga
Feb 08, 2005

a mosque shaped cigarette factory-turned-offices

One day, when out and about taking photos, Borte zoomed her camera lens in on what looked like a mosque (and Borte loves Islamic architecture, so it caught her attention), but it had a word “Yenidze”...
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HulaJoy
Dec 13, 2015

Yenidze

Yenidze is a former factory for cigarettes and was built in 1909 by Martin Hammitzsch in oriental style. The name come from a town called “Genissea” in the former Ottoman Empire. Today Yenidze houses...
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Leipzig
Sep 24, 2005

Oriental !

This building resembles a mosque with its dome-like cupola, though it has been a factory in former times. The architecture is interesting. It serves as a cultural centre - inside the cupola, cultural...
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MichaelFalk1969
Sep 12, 2006

Yenidze

Yenidze is not in the old town. We passed it on our tram on the way into the centre and went to visit it later. Yenidze is a former cigarette factory building. It was built between 1907 and 1909 by...
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IreneMcKay
Sep 03, 2016

Yenidze

The old tabacco contor is a bit off the beaten path. I really think it's the most fascinating building in Dresden as it's so unusual. You seem to be in the orient there...Nowadays its mainly an office...
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Bigs
Jan 04, 2004
 
 
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"WONDERFUL DRESDEN!"
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Things to Do Near Dresden

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Frauenkirche - Church of Our Lady

The Frauenkirche was destroyed in the 1945 bombing. It was left that way as a memorial during the DDR period and then restored after re-unification, the work being completed in 2005. The exterior is...
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Albertinum

Original Albertinum dates back to the second half of the 19th century. It is a building that houses big collection of sculptures. All building complex is quite mixed, as new 21st century architecture...
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Hofkirche - Catholic Cathedral

This is the city’s Catholic cathedral. It was badly damaged in the February 1945 bombing. Initial restoration took place during the1980s by the DDR government and it was completed in the early 21st...
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Residenzschloss - Royal Palace

At one time the Residenzschloss Dresden (Dresden Royal Palace) was among the most magnificent and important Renaissance palaces in Germany. Dresden was the permanent residence of the Saxon kings and...
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Semperoper - Semper Opera House

The opera owes its name to the architect Gottfried Semper who designed and built the 1st opera between 1838 and 1841. When this opera was destroyed a few years later Semper designed another one, which...
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Zwinger

The Dresdner Zwinger is a palace which served as the orangery, exhibition gallery and festival arena of the Dresden Court. It dates from 1719. The word Zwinger is used for an enclosed killing ground...
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