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Address: Franziskanergasse / Sigmund Haffner Gasse, Salzburg 5020, Austria
Phone Number: 43662843629
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Easy access, impresive church

Right downtown, this was an easy walk from other attractions in the area. It was definitely worth a stop if you're in Salzburg! Beautiful.

4 of 5 starsReviewed 3 weeks ago
Laura P
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Denver, Colorado

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Denver, Colorado
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Right downtown, this was an easy walk from other attractions in the area. It was definitely worth a stop if you're in Salzburg! Beautiful.

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Sacramento, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 30, 2015

Went in on our rainy day self-guided tour of the old city and while it is worth a stop, it wasn't as impressive as the Dom. However, the inside has some interesting figures and you can access an info phone for a price in multiple languages.

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Thank spunkykvf
Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 1, 2015

While we were walking in the old city of Salzburg, we discovered this beautiful Gothic church. We especially liked the ceiling. It was quite different from other churches. The ceiling looks like tilted pentagons and triangles. It's quite beautiful! There were also many altars.

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Thank Voyager101Canada
Logan, Utah
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2015

This church is very large with many side altars. Almost all the altars hold special reliquaries. One of the many fine churches in the Salzburg Innen Stadt.

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Stuttgart, Germany
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2015

and when we been there there was an organ recital going on, which was faulous. so much history in that curch - you feel special just to be able to be there.

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Salzburg
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2015

This church is very interesing, since there are many styles to find in it : A romanesque facades, gothic belfry, baroque Altars, gothic ceilings... It was even more impressive for me than the big Cathedral!

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Salisbury, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2015

This church was much simpler than all the others we visited on our holiday and by far the darkest. It was interesting, but lives in the shadow of its grander cousins - the Dom and St Peter's Church.

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Melbourne, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 24, 2015 via mobile

Wow the spire is really high. Gothic architecture. It looks plain on the outside but the inside is interesting. Simple but beautiful. Right in the centre of old town, next to the Dom.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 18, 2015 via mobile

Definitely worth popping if you have a few minutes. Beautiful gold finished ceilings to look at while taking a little break from the old town streets.

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Loughborough, UK
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 13, 2015

Great atmosphere in this very old church: must visit! Very different from the mainly baroque churches of the city centre, with very interesting historical background. Great for concerts too.

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