Kurt Vonnegut Tour







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In the footsteps of Kurt Vonnegut - Slaughterhouse 5 Tour

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Nightwalk Dresden has been offering this thematic tour since 2009 - "In the footsteps of Kurt Vonnegut - Slaughterhouse No 5 Tour" in Dresden.

The Kurt Vonnegut-Tour will follow with this offer the vita of Kurt Vonnegut shortly, his period in Dresden as an POW in the Slaughterhouse 5.

You will get informations about the destruction of Dresden at the 13./14.02.1945, the reconstruction of some of the places. We will talking about true and not true mystic stories about this time. We are also talking about the timeliness of our times.


The highlight of this Kurt Vonnegut-Tour, is the visit of the Slaughterhouse 5 area, now the fairground of Dresden (Messe Dresden) and an exclusive visit of the only little one existent basement of this building complex, where internees survived.

In this small basement I explaine you the Kurt Vonnegut Memorial wall .


Photos, stories and discussions accompany this tour.


This is a tour for all Fan´s of Kurt Vonnegut Jr. and guests in Dresden, who are interested in History!



Four points stay for this tour:


  • Short biography of Kurt Vonnegut Jr.
  • was and is Dresden an "innoncent town"
  • Sequence of the air raid 13/14.02.1945
  • Visit of the "Slaughterhouse" with the Memorial wall in the basement, desighned by Ruairí O’Brien




Notice: The visit of the cellar in the Slaughterhouse is not guaranteed.



  • Authentic local Guides with a personal esprit
  • Orientation of sustainable tourism in the form of small groups
  • Positive reviews in online portals, like getyourguide or tripadvisor
  • Alternative city walks with an thematic backround
  • Authentic, helpful, topical, critical, friendly

Monday to Friday

Saturday (optional)


neon-green flag on backpack


Theaterplatz / King Johann

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