The History of Dresden’s Frauenkirche

Dresden, Germany's most notable landmark, the Frauenkirche, has a history mirrored in its city. Constructed in the 18th century, the church was destroyed in the firebombing of Dresden during World War II. The reconstruction of the exterior was finally completed in 2004 and it now stands once again as the most recognizable edifice in the city. The original Frauenkirche was built between 1726 and ... Read Full Article

Dynamic Dresden

Dresden is a city that is rebuilding itself daily. Dresden citizens  are working to make Dresden the cultural and artistic mecca it was before World War II and the dramatic firebombing of 1945 that made the city a burned out pile of rubble. Our hotel looked out at the Frauenkirche, a symbol of the spirit and tenaciousness of the citizens of Dresden. This exquisite, baroque church was, until ... Read Full Article