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  • Duration
    2.5 hours
  • Departures
    Daily
  • Departure Location
    Mirabellplatz 2, Mirabell Palace

    Departure times
    Daily at 9:00am, 10.45am, 11:45am, 1:45pm and 02:45pm

    Inclusions

    • Entrance to the Mozarts Residence
    • Children under 3 for free

    Bring
    - Printed voucher 
    - Camera
    - ID if child or student

    Please Note
    Please present your voucher at the departure point at least 15 minutes before departure time.
    Prices, times and itineraries are subject to change without prior notice.

Mozart City Tour & Mozarts Residence

2.5 hours
Daily
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The tour begins by the Palace of Mirabell built in the year 1606 for the Archbishop Wolf Dietrich and is today home to the office of the local Mayor and city offices.

Then pass the Mozarteum (University of Music) one of the world’s most prestigious music academies. Passing the Marionette Theatre, you will arrive in Markart Square with the Landestheatre (The Regional Theatre), The Trinity Church a baroque masterpiece from Fischer von Erlach plus Mozarts Wohnhaus (Mozart’s Residence), where the composer lived for many years.

Crossing over the Salzach (Salt) river which was once a major transport route you will have a wonderful view of this magical city. Following the river along part of the old fortifications you will pass the Law Courts on the way to the Hellbrunn Palace where you will have a short photo stop. Hellbrunn Palace was built at the start of the 17th century to the design of the great architect Santino Solari and used as a hunting lodge and weekend residence by Salzburg’s Archbishops.

On the way back to the city centre you will pass the Palace of Frohnburg and the Nonnberg Abbey, situated beneath the impressive Hohensalzburg Fortress, before entering the heart of the city through the Siegmunds Gate. Once in the old city you will pass by the Festival Halls, Old University, Horse Pond, Getreidegasse and the Blasius Church.

The tour finishes in Mozart Square where you will see the famous Mozart statue, Cathedral, Old Residence of the Archbishops and the Fortress Hohensalzburg. The impressive fortress offers fabulous views over the city and an insight into life in the city in past years.

 

Highlights

  • Mirabell Palace, Mozarteum (University of Music)
  • Marionette Theatre
  • Regional Theatre
  • Mozart’s Residence
  • Hellbrunn Palace
  • Palace of Frohnburg
  • Nonnberg Abbey
  • Mozart Square
  • Mirabell Gardens
  • Residence Square with Residence Fountain
  • ...and much more!

Address: Mirabellplatz 2, Mirabell Palace, Salzburg