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Mozart Monument

Mozart Square | Salzburg Old Town, Salzburg, Austria
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Ranked #40 of 75 attractions in Salzburg
Type: Monuments/ Statues
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Stoke-on-Trent, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2014

We had been to where Mozart lived and where he was born so knew a bit of history about the statue. It was worth going to see especially if you know the history behind it and how his wife and sister were there for it's unveiling.

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Parsons
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 20, 2014

Whether visiting Mozart Monument, Mozart Square, Mozart's birthplace, Salzburg 'Old Town', any of the dozens of fine restaurants or churches, you will be in awe of the beauty surrounding you. We've been there three times and would definitely go again!

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La Vernia, Texas
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2014 via mobile

Rumor has it that the statue is wrong in the design as the quill is in his right hand and he was known to be left handed.

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Perth, Australia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 24, 2012

The Mozart Monument and the surrounding buildings provide a nice photo opportunity when sightseeing in Salzburg's old town.

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Hong Kong, China
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2012

In the city centre of Salzburg, Mozart enthusiasts can find a monument dedicated to the maestro on the Mozartplatz (square). The monument was created by Luwig Schwanthaler and placed at this location, by order of then Bavarian King Luwig I in 1842 and is a fun attraction to find if you are a fan of Wolfgang Amedaus Mozart and his... More

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Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2012

fantastic statue with an amazing backdrop. There seems to be a trend of Salzburgians decorating statues which is rather entertaining. Our last day there was a postal service bag drapped over his arm. A few days before a tree was donning another statue, very funny.

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