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I can't remember how many times we drove past this really cool looking statue. It is located in an unusual spot, but the shiny gold really stands out. You can walk around the area, but this statue really stands out.
If you have enough time in Dresden, you can try other parts of the city. This statue is on the other side of the bridge - nicely renovated, but if it's the only thing that would drag you to this part of the city, you...More
Augustus II was one of the most powerful kings of Saxony - but he also became King of Poland and seemed to relish that role even more so. This statue of him across the river from the castle complex is situated so that he is...More
It was quite a surprise to come across a gilded statue, as most statues are bronze. The Golden Rider is an equestrian statue of Saxony's Elector Friedrich Augustus I aka FA II, King of Poland. It can be found in Neustadt at the foot of...More
The golden memorial to Augustus the Strong is an easy walk across the bridge from the old town. SItuated near an upscale shopping area, this memorial is best seen at night when it is illuminated. It really stands out.
At the end of a beautiful trees ‘s street one of the most beautiful view of the city... this big gold statue with on the background of the old town will be the best set to eat a good ice cream or rest during a...More
As you cross into Neustadt on the Augustus Bridge from the Altstadt, you see this golden rider statue of the city's most prominent statesman, August the Strong. The entire old city of Dresden seems to pay homage to him. You can't fail to hear and...More