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Salzburg Museum

Mozartplatz 1 | Postfach 10, Salzburg 5020, Austria
+43 662 6208080
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  • Excellent31%
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  • Average20%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible2%
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“audio guide” (15 reviews)
“on display” (10 reviews)
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Mozartplatz 1 | Postfach 10, Salzburg 5020, Austria
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"musical instruments"
in 12 reviews
"audio guide"
in 15 reviews
"on display"
in 10 reviews
"complicated history"
in 2 reviews
"special exhibition"
in 2 reviews
"temporary exhibition"
in 2 reviews
"second world war"
in 2 reviews
"ancient times"
in 2 reviews
"neue residenz"
in 2 reviews
"japanese tourists"
in 2 reviews
"city's history"
in 2 reviews
"interesting exhibits"
in 5 reviews
"rainy day"
in 5 reviews
"free entry"
in 3 reviews
"couple of hours"
in 2 reviews
"art"
in 19 reviews
"myth"
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Hoped this would enlighten my teenager doing history GCSE on pre- WW2 as there is a basement exhibition. He found it alittle boring along with the other exhibitions. Its a very clean modern museum spread over several floors typical of what you expect it to...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

From time to time museums will put on exhibitions they describe as “brave”, but I don’t know of one braver than the excellent and self-critical one of the Salzburg Museum on its own role with Nazi rule in the late 1930s and 1940s. As the...More

Thank ElaineAndGreg
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The museum brings light upon itself with its involvement in the Anschluss. Moving and honest. Well done.

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Currently the temporary exhibition in the basement space concerns the Anschluss and the atrocious times from then until war's end in 1945. It honestly chronicles the role of museum during these years. Questions such as whether the Museum propagated Nazi propaganda are asked and answered....More

Thank permia
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Reviewed 10 July 2018

The Salzburg card gets you free admission. You learn about the importance of gold, silver; copper, and salt to the development of Salzburg. You learn about the various nations that ruled this area. You learn how tourism became important. There is plenty to see and...More

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Reviewed 10 July 2018

Unfortunately during the Second World War the artifacts had to be moved from the museum to various venues around the city and subsequently the building was destroyed. The display is now housed in an ultra modern and spacious building opposite the main tourist office ....More

Thank Fyti
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Reviewed 2 July 2018

After the grandeur and historic atmosphere of the Dom Quarter museums (see separate review), the Neue Residence and Panorama Museum felt a bit cold and clinical. You could easily spend 2-3 hours here. The Neue Residence focuses on the history of Salzburg from Roman times...More

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Reviewed 27 June 2018

I didn't have nearly enough time to do this museum justice. It has a fascinating history of Salzburg. I could have spent so much longer there. I absolutely loved the room with old instruments. Each instrument has a screen to press so you can see...More

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Reviewed 25 June 2018 via mobile

A good museum with a large selection of paintings and exhibitions. Well worth a visit and across from the Christmas museum.

Thank Moosie57
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Reviewed 22 June 2018

The museum is a delight for an arts and music connoisseur. The display of paintings and artifacts is truly historic. also loved listening to the old masterpieces on the headphones.

Thank donivk
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