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Plan your visit to the Christmas Garden Dresden

Opening hours

The Christmas Garden Dresden is open from November 21, 2024 to January 12, 2025 from 4:30 p.m.

The Christmas Garden is closed on the following days: 24.11., 25.11., 26.11., 02.12., 09.12., 16.12., 24.12. and 31.12.2024 as well as 06.01. and 07.01.2025

    christmas-in-the-animal-park-2022©Weihnachten im Tierpark_Michael Clemens
    Christmas Garden Berlin 2021 | Bescherung at last ©Christmas Garden/Michael Clemens


    The entrances to the Christmas Garden can be found at:
    August-Böckstiegel-Straße 2, 01326 Dresden
    Leonardo-da-Vinci-Straße, 01326 Dresden

    The following parking lots are located directly in the area of the castle:

    • Parking Leonardo da Vinci Street (fee required)
    • Parking lot Lohmener Straße (fee required)
    • Handicapped parking spaces at the ferry dock in limited number

    Personal admission time

    In order to give you the most atmospheric experience possible, admission is limited to visitors per 30 minutes . There will be an admission time on your ticket. Please pass through the entrance during the half hour indicated.

    : If you purchased a ticket for 5:30pm, then you can arrive for admission between 5:30pm and 6:00pm. Of course you can stay longer than 30 minutes in the Christmas Garden.

    Christmas Garden Berlin 2021 | Italian Garden ©Christmas Garden/Michael Clemens
    Christmas Garden Berlin 2018 | Water Fairy Tale ©Christmas Garden/Michael Clemens

    Exclusive light installations

    Be enchanted by a multitude of sparkling light installations, embedded in the diverse nature and architecture of Pillnitz Palace & Park.

    Experience the
    most beautiful light spectacle in Saxony

    Secure your tickets for the most popular days in Christmas Garden Dresden already now in advance.


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