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Albrechtsburg Castle in Meissen

At a glance

The Albrechtsburg Meissen, the first castle of Germany and cradle of Saxony is an architectural masterpiece and a true picture book of Saxon history.

Albrechtsburg Meissen is considered the first castle in German building history and an architectural masterpiece.

August the Strong, the Elector of Saxony, had the first European porcelain factory built here in 1710. With historical wall paintings dating back to the 19th century, it presents a true picture book of Saxon history.


Albrechtsburg Castle in Meissen
Domplatz 1
01662 Meißen

Phone: +49 (0) 3521 47070
Fax: +49 (0) 3521 470711
Website: www.albrechtsburg-meissen.de

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