Salzburg Cathedral, Salzburg

The site of religious worship for centuries, Salzburg Cathedral still contains the same baptismal font in which Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart was baptized. The Baroque cathedral as it stands today was rebuilt in the 17th century, but a church had existed in this same spot since 774. Inside, visit the cathedral museum to see religious treasures, such as the Cross of St. Rupert and the Sacred Dove. Continue to the Cabinet of Curiosities for an exhibit of natural objects and artwork. This exhibit connects to the Long Gallery of St. Peter's Abbey, a 70 m (230 ft) corridor lined with paintings. Make Salzburg Cathedral a centerpiece of your Salzburg vacation itinerary, and find what else is worth visiting using our Salzburg trip maker app .
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  • There are many historical churches and monasteries in the city of Tina, or on the list, and these are the must-see spots in this town, and we will enjoy the silence here at the end of the week or earlier.
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  • Looks bigger on the outside. Several beautiful paintings and multiple very ornate alters. Very old building with painted frescos on the ceiling. Organ is located above the entrance (access from Domqua...  more »
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  • The most beautiful cathedral that you will see in central Europe. Huge, very ornate, baroque style, the sheer size is humbling. Right smack in the middle of the old town. Visiting hours close at 18.00
  • Beautiful cathedral. Was there Easter Sunday and around 5:50 pm there was a wonderful period of ringing bells for about 10 minutes. Enjoyed the "concert" then went around the corner to hear the glockenspiel at 6.
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