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Salzburg Museum

Mozartplatz 1 | Postfach 10, Salzburg 5020, Austria
+43 662 6208080
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Mozartplatz 1 | Postfach 10, Salzburg 5020, Austria
+43 662 6208080
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

History and some art. I went through very fast. It was not one of my favorite museum experiences. Others better.

Thank kingofhma
Reviewed 10 October 2017

This ultra-modern facility is well-situated off the Altstadt near the Domquartier and proved to be a convenient sanctuary from Salzburg's incessant rain...Apart from some confusion using the inter-leading display halls, the exhibits were tastefully displayed and well-titled in both German and English, rendering the complexity...More

Thank eilonglen
Reviewed 30 September 2017

If one has the time, a visit to the museum is a must to see the history unfold & the display onhand. It's centrally located as well...

Thank RSarkari6
Reviewed 19 September 2017 via mobile

But it was very hard. The audio guide is an ipad and there are a few... paintings, exhibits with numbers but not a lot. You have to open it by room. It was a strange process. For that reason, the museum did not have a...More

Thank jetapilot
Reviewed 18 September 2017

The unique historic & architecture center of Salzburg. Its a living proof that a modern museum can inform and yet at the same time entertain its visitors.

Reviewed 13 September 2017

This museum has lots to see. The musical instrument displays were fascinating and show the importance that music played in the area. The Salzburg card got us into most of the museums free or at a substantial discount.

Thank Sandra K
Reviewed 12 September 2017 via mobile

Don't waste your time. The best thing about it was that it got us out of the rain. 2nd floor instruments were cool, but the rest was disjointed, and the tour audio set up sucked.

Thank Douglas L
Reviewed 9 September 2017

If you are interested in the chequered history of the city this is the place to visit. Allow 2 hours. The museum is well layed out and descriptions are in English as well as German. The only disappointment was that the cafe was closed, but...More

Thank alexander g
Reviewed 6 September 2017 via mobile

It was raining so we popped in here. The Rick Steves guide gave this a 2 which is good. We go to a lot of museums in Europe. This one needed a good audio in English but the attendant told us the English text would...More

Thank Les B
Reviewed 16 August 2017

The museum itself had a large number, and varying range of exhibits. Being a musician, I particularly enjoyed the instrument exhibition. However there were some points that took away from this visit. When you arrived, if your bag was larger than a certain size you...More

Thank ennywharas
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