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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Salzburg Cathedral Reviews
When you're in Salzburg, you cannot really miss this church. And if you have some minutes to spare, head inside and have a look as it's really impressive. more »
We were visiting Salzburg during the Xmas season and the Christmas market had already closed. We walked the squares and visited the lovely shops, but also stopped in to visit the Cathedral. What a... more »
I can safely say that 1 day for me to this piece of heaven was not enough. I will definitely go back. The walk along Salzech river, beautiful cathedral, graveyard with catacombs, the beautiful castle and the oh so amazing one of the oldest Christmas Markets in Europe 😍
Absolutely beautiful. Amazing building. Went into the museum which led onto the oratory of the cathedral with the largest of the five organs. A must see!
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