For handicapped people it is not that simple to become acquainted with Dresden as a city of art and culture. Tourist accommodation in Dresden and catering industry, cultural conditions, and operators of public transportation take more and more steps for the settlement of claims of this target audience. Some offers and information about this topic are brought together here.
For further information about barrier-free facilities in Dresden see the Dresden guide and the map of the city centre for disabled persons, published by the Landeshauptstadt Dresden (State capital Dresden). Guide and map are available as Download.
Phone: 0049 351 8500222/-23, daily 06:00 h - 21:00 h
There is the 30-sided booklet “Dresden Without Barriers” ("Dresden ohne Barrieren") containing information about the journey to Dresden, the accessibility of accommodations in Dresden, museums, restaurants, and sights for visitors travelling with wheelchair. Furthermore this material contains details and tips about sightseeing walks and guided city tours as well as excursions into the proximity of Dresden. Useful addresses for further information are added as well. This brochure with important tips and advices can be ordered by e-mail at the Dresden-Werbung und Tourismus GmbH, and downloaded respectively.