Plan your visit


Opening Hours

The Christmas Garden Dresden is open from 14 November 2019 to 5 January 2020, from 4.30 pm to 10.00 pm. The box office closes at 8.30 pm. The last start for the trail is 9.00 pm.

The Christmas Garden is closed on 18 / 19, 25 / 26 November, 02 / 03 December as well as 24 and 31 December 2019.

Personal Admission Time

In order to allow you a contemplative walk totally without hectic rush and hustle and bustle, we have reduced the admission to the Christmas Garden to a certain number of persons per hour. Please pass the admission during the stated time shown on your ticket. However, you can fully experience the Christmas Garden until it closes at 10.00 pm.

How to find us

Entrances to Pillnitz Palace & Park:

  • August-Böckstiegel-Straße 2, 01326 Dresden
  • Leonardo-da-Vinci-Straße, 01326 Dresden

We recommend using public transportation. You can reach all entrances by bus 63.

There is only a limited number of parking spaces available around the Christmas Garden. The following parking areas are located directly on the area:

  • Parking area Leonardo-da-Vinci-Straße (chargeable)
  • Parking area Lohmener Straße (chargeable)
  • limited parking facilities for disabled people near Pillnitz

Christmas Garden Dresden

Eingänge von Schloss & Park Pillnitz:

August-Böckstiegel-Straße 2, 01326 Dresden 

Leonardo-da-Vinci-Straße, 01326 Dresden

Site Map

Let yourself be enchanted by over 25 individual light installations, embedded into the diverse nature of Pillnitz Palace & Park.

Download map (PDF)

City Tours to the Christmas Garden Dresden

Get aboard and experience Dresden during a city tour in Christmassy splendour. Enjoy as a culmination the unique spectacular trail of lights at the Christmas Garden Dresden in Schloss & Park Pillnitz. More information on city tours to the Christmas Garden Dresden can be found at or