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Augustusbrucke

Augustusbrucke, Dresden, Saxony, Germany
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Connecting old and new towns

It is a major connecting point between the Altstadt and Neustadt of Dresden across the Elbe River... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Margaret C
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Bethesda, Maryland
Currently under repair

Can't see much of it--under what look like extensive repais/rebuilding. The trams have been... read more

Reviewed 11 October 2017
kimibar
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California
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  • Excellent37%
  • Very good50%
  • Average12%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“oldest bridge” (6 reviews)
“old city” (8 reviews)
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Augustusbrucke, Dresden, Saxony, Germany
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Reviewed 1 week ago

It is a major connecting point between the Altstadt and Neustadt of Dresden across the Elbe River. One can still walk over the bridge these days while it is being repaired or renovated (good to see infrastructure being renovated), so that the views from the...More

Thank Margaret C
Reviewed 11 October 2017

Can't see much of it--under what look like extensive repais/rebuilding. The trams have been re-routed. Pedestrians and bikes can still cross over.

Thank kimibar
Reviewed 28 September 2017

Currently the bridge is undergoing extensive renovations and it does not look so nice. It is still a magnificent bridge with all the construction that is going on. Now it only takes pedestrians and bicycles, so no other traffic can use it.

Thank HermanK449
Reviewed 1 September 2017

This bridge goes over the elba and conects the new town with the old. The bridge has car tram and foot trafic and is the most important bridge in town. You take great pictures from the bridge so take the walk and the camera

Thank Alan S
Reviewed 9 August 2017

The bridge named after one of the most famous dukes of Saxony (and king of Poland) is right in the middle of the Centre, near the Opera house, the Zwingler, spanning the Elbe river. Great place for photo's.

Thank Willy B
Reviewed 7 August 2017 via mobile

This beautiful bridge is magnificent. This is is the bridge used by people like ourselves, that is Tourists. It is a wonderful testimony to German engineering pre or post war. The only downside especially if you cycle is the current roadworks or repairs. They tend...More

Thank seamusmurphy
Reviewed 15 July 2017

This fine old stone baroque bridge has been meticulously restored after being destroyed by the Nazis during WW2, When we were there in May there was major reconstruction being done on it so some of the close up was lost but the long distance views...More

Thank tank1050
Reviewed 13 July 2017

This is such a beautiful stone bridge across the Elbe. It is possible to walk over it and also take photos from the centre.

Thank Adventurers049
Reviewed 30 June 2017

This beautiful bridge connects the two parts of Dresden. Lots of traffic over the bridge. Also lots of people crossing the river using this bridge

Thank Renate V
Reviewed 14 June 2017

Here one can take walk across this heritage structure and get a scenic view of town and river. Very beautiful when lit in the evening.

Thank AtulKB
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