Immerse yourself in the pompous time of the Dresden Baroque.
Dresden Baroque – In the middle of the past
Ride in the golden carriage from the Wilsdruffer Vorstadt to the magnificent century wedding of Friedrich August in the Zwinger. Travel 300 years back in time and experience the baroque Dresden with skin and hair via virtual reality. Anno 1719 – with us you will not only get to know the life of the people in the baroque era, you will become part of it! With Augmented- and Virtual Reality technology you will sink into the almost perfect illusion of “Elbflorenz”, as Dresden is also called, of the early 18th century.
Information about Covid-19
What safety and hygiene measures does TimeRide take against the spread of Covid-19?
TimeRide has adapted the security concept of the shop premises in consultation with the health authorities. The high hygienic standards that were already in place before the Corona crisis are thus further strengthened. The precautions include:
Measures in detail:
- The VR glasses are thoroughly disinfected after each use. Our disinfectant is fully effective against corona and other influenza viruses according to the manufacturer’s instructions.
- Regular cleaning of surfaces with customer contact
- Obligation to wear a mouth and nose cover for guests and employees.
- Equipping the ticket area with a Plexiglas panel for secure communication between guests and staff.
- Observance of the distance rules through marked free spaces
- Limitation of ticket allotment and greatly reduced visitor capacity
WE HAVE CHANGED OUR OPENING HOURS!
Mo. – Thu.: closed
Fri. – Sun.: 11 a.m. – 7 p.m. open
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Your timeride The 3 stations
During your stay of about 45 minutes you will embark on a unique journey through time. Three exciting stations will take you to baroque Dresden!
Dresden The Hall of Mirrors
5 mirrors – 5 roles – 5 lifestyles
In our Hall of Mirrors, slip into the roles of different figures from the Baroque era thanks to augmented-reality technology. The magic mirrors will dress you in tailor-made clothes and costumes.
Dresden The Theatre Court
What kind of delicious treats did they indulge in back then? What sort of music did they play on social occasions? What was life like for people in the court of the elector? In five fascinating films, we will tell you everything you need to know to prepare for your adventure back in time. History has never seemed more real!
Dresden The Coach House
Take a seat in a magnificent carriage, put on a pair of cutting-edge virtual reality glasses and off you go! Drive through Dresden’s golden age in 1719. Your route will take you through the Wilsdruffer Vorstadt to the Zwinger palace. Here, everything is ornately decorated – in preparation for the legendary wedding of the century of Crown Prince Frederick Augustus to Maria Josepha of Austria. Wherever you look, you won’t believe your eyes!
AN UNFORGETTABLE EXPERIENCE AWAITS YOU!
“I am thrilled that we can revive and explore the atmosphere of the Baroque era in my home town of Dresden. Nowhere else in the world can visitors experience such a painstakingly detailed virtual reconstruction of the era.”
Executive Director TimeRide GmbH