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Address: Gstattengasse 13, Salzburg 5020, Austria
Phone Number: +43 662 44806285
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Breathtaking views for the Museum at the Top

This lift which takes you up from the Museum of Modern Art to the second Museum at the top of the mountain is a must do for any visit to Salzburg. The views of the city, the river... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed March 28, 2015
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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 28, 2015 NEW

This lift which takes you up from the Museum of Modern Art to the second Museum at the top of the mountain is a must do for any visit to Salzburg. The views of the city, the river and the Hohensalzburg Fortress which looms over the city and dominates your view from most everywhere, are spectauclar.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2015

We took the lift up at night. I was hoping it was going to be what looks like a very old looking lift you can see on the cliff face, which worried my wife, but it was actually a very modern lift inside the rock. we had a Salzburg card, so it was "free". We went up at night, which... More 

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Birmingham, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 21, 2015

We had a 24 hour Salzburg Card and were aiming to cover as many things as we could within this time. The Moenchberg lift was open until 9pm as it was a Wednesday and we decided it would be perfect to view Salzburg, from above and at night. We went up about 8pm. There was no queue at this time... More 

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Perth, Australia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 9, 2015

Probably not worth the money if one of your likes is walking. If you're lazy, take the lift. The lift also takes you to the Museum of Modern Art.

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Lake Charles, Louisiana
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 8, 2015

It's free if you have the Salzburg Card! The lobby has an awesome mosaic tile picture of the Salzburg Fortress. A quick elevator ride to the top and you get great views of downtown and the surrounding area of Salzburg.

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Brasilia, DF
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 29, 2014

Do not miss it! The view is fantastic! You have to pay 3,40 euros to go up and down, but is totally worth it!

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Rio de Janeiro, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 10, 2014

Me and my wife took the lift only to go to the highest point and have a good view from the city. We have not entered in the museum as we are not big fans of modern art. The view really worth the couple of Euros that you have to pay to go up. You will see the whole old... More 

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Venice, CA
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

This is a cool lift, carved into the mountainside. If you just take it to go to Stadtalm it is worth it. We took the lift daily as our Hotel was on the top of the hill. Pay attention to times as it closes early on Mondays I think. There is a walk path on the hill as well. The... More 

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Coffs Harbour, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 1, 2014

The view from up top is terrific! The lift is just a regular elevator but it goes up very high. Worth a trip up there if your keen to see a good view of Salzburg!

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 29, 2014

The view from the top is very nice and there is a nice park to walk around in. If you just buy a ticket, the cost was around 3 Euro which seems high per adult from a lift ride. There is not really a better alternative to reach the top, so it is what it is.

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