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Statue of King John

Theatreplatz, Dresden, Saxony, Germany
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Nice equestrian statue of King John of Saxony

One of the interesting monuments to see in Dresden is that of King John of Saxony, whose reign... read more

Reviewed 20 December 2016
BradJill
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Hong Kong, China
Lovely and Huge Heroic Statue!

You will not miss this staute for sure if you are around the area for your visit or city walking... read more

Reviewed 10 July 2016
ZfyEd
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Singapore, Singapore
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20 Dec 2016
“Nice equestrian statue of King John of Saxony”
10 Jul 2016
“Lovely and Huge Heroic Statue!”
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Theatreplatz, Dresden, Saxony, Germany
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Reviewed 20 December 2016

One of the interesting monuments to see in Dresden is that of King John of Saxony, whose reign lasted between 1854 to 1873. This statue was created by Johannes Schilling and in the centre of Theatreplatz, in front of the famous Semper Opera House, This...More

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Reviewed 10 July 2016

You will not miss this staute for sure if you are around the area for your visit or city walking tour! At the center of the Theaterplatz in front of the opera house stands this large bronze equestrian statue of King Johann (John), who ruled...More

Thank ZfyEd
Reviewed 25 February 2016

This statue stands in the middle of Theatreplatz. King John was born in Dresden, and became the king after his brother Frederick Augustus II died. He ruled Saxony for 19 years. This statue of King John on a horse was crafted by Johannes Schilling in...More

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