Unmissable tourist sites
Meissen Travel guide
Meissen : Michelin's recommendations
Meissen, famous for its celebrated porcelain factory, developed on a rocky plateau at the point where the Triebisch empties into the Elbe, 15km northwest of Dresden. The cathedral and monastic buildings stand on the Burgberg hill, from where there is a fine view of the old town, with its rich Gothic and Renaissance heritage, the vineyards and the countryside where the course of the Elbe runs.
Tourist attractions Meissen : Things to see and do
An der Frauenkirche D - 01662 Meißen
This three-aisle hall-church in the Flamboyant Gothic style dates from the late 15C. Aside from the remarkable star vaulting, it boasts a carillon with bells made of Meissen porcelain.
Markt D - 01662 Meißen
In the Meissen Marketplace stands the late Gothic town hall (1472-1478), surrounded by fine homes built in the Gothic and Renaissance styles. Among these, the Hirschhaus, with its fine doorway, stands out. A few steps off the square, don't miss the..
Talstr. 9 D - 01662 Meißen
In 1865 the manufactory was transferred from the castle, where it had been for 153 years, to the Triebisch Valley. The many pieces on display trace the history of the industry. In a demonstration workshop, the preparation of the paste and the fabrica..
Goldgrund 14 D - 01662 Meißen
Prix Prices from : 42 €
The Hotel Goldgrund is located in Meißen, just a 5-minute walk from Meißen Triebischtal Train Station. It offers quiet rooms and a beer garden. The rooms at the Hotel Goldgrund Meißen have a private bathroom, a minibar and Wi-Fi. The Goldgrund offe..
An der Frauenkirche 1 D - 01662 Meißen
Prix Prices from : 58 €
This historic hotel is centrally located in Meißen’s Old Town, directly on the Main Square. It features a traditional café, rental bicycles, and spacious rooms with satellite TV. All of the classically furnished rooms at Hotel Am Markt Residenz incl..
Talstraße 5 D - 01662 Meißen
Steps away from the world-famous porcelain manufacturing works, this recently opened guest house is located a 5-minute walk from the historic centre of the Saxon town of Meißen, Pension Manu offers brightly decorated rooms, featuring a seating area ..
Heinrichsplatz 6 D - 01662 Meißen
Talstr. 9 D - 01662 Meißen
Situated in the porcelain museum this modern restaurant caters for visitors to the manufacturing works. The seasonal dishes are of course served on Meissen porcelain.
An der Frauenkirche 12 D - 01662 Meißen
The appeal of this former clothmaker's guildhouse. which dates back to 1523, is felt instantly. Numerous historic items and pictures adorn the cosy dining room. Courtyard terrace.
Domplatz 11 D - 01662 Meißen
Hafenstr. 27 D - 01662 Meißen