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One of the location set for the Sound of Music, though not always covered it seems as part of the... read more

Reviewed May 21, 2018
Clara_miracles
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Singapore, Singapore
Venue of the Salzburg Festival!

Felsenreitschule is a theatre and a venue of the Salzburg Festival. It was also used as a location... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
CarlaColumna123
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Cologne, Germany
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Felsenreitschule is a theatre and a venue of the Salzburg Festival. It was also used as a location in the film version of Sound of Music. Wonderful stage, beautiful architecture - if time allows yous should see a performance there.

Thank CarlaColumna123
Reviewed July 15, 2018

After not being able to stay for the tour when we were in Salzburg a few years ago I was very excited to go this time. They must know that most people are only going for the Sound of Music connection and I wish they...More

1  Thank MrsBaum
Reviewed July 2, 2018

The Sound of Music connection aside (features in the music festival scene where the baron sings 'Edelweiss' and the family sing 'So Long, Farewell') this place has a fascinating history. The riding school was built out of a quarry at the foot of the Monchsberg...More

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Reviewed May 21, 2018

One of the location set for the Sound of Music, though not always covered it seems as part of the tours. There are daily tours (the only way you get actually visit the festival halls) though the website was not super clear as well. The...More

Thank Clara_miracles
Reviewed June 13, 2016

The majority of the SOM tours do not include this location, yet it's the setting for one of the most memorable scenes in the movie: the concert/escape scene where Capt. Von Trapp tears up singing Edelweiss. This location has a LOT more history behind it...More

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