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near the centre and worth a look

started 1764 and created a major short cut between these two sides of Salzburg. Right next to the... read more

Reviewed January 24, 2017
hermann b
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Salzburg, Austria
!8th Century Gate to Old Town

We were trying to find the entrance to the Monchsberg lift when we stumbled on the Sigmundstor... read more

Reviewed December 6, 2016
jaybeeFL
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Florida
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Jan 24, 2017
“near the centre and worth a look”
Dec 6, 2016
“!8th Century Gate to Old Town”
Suggested Duration: < 1 hour
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Sigmundstor, Salzburg, Austria
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Reviewed January 24, 2017

started 1764 and created a major short cut between these two sides of Salzburg. Right next to the famous horse wash, which is a must.

Thank hermann b
Reviewed December 6, 2016

We were trying to find the entrance to the Monchsberg lift when we stumbled on the Sigmundstor. Quite impressive engineering fete and quite a good photo of an old town landmark. Just beyond the gate is St. Blaze Church and the famous horse well (Pferdesschemme).

Thank jaybeeFL
Reviewed June 27, 2016 via mobile

I just passed it slowly with my car Well tunnel as tunnel :o) Impresive that it was build in mid of 18th century. And ofcourse is decorated. I dont think you will spend there a lot of time.

Thank PetrasLisauskas
Reviewed March 16, 2014

Tunnel through the mountain with a beautiful designed gate entrance. Very historic and close to old town district.

2  Thank Justin K
Reviewed February 3, 2014

This is a major landmark built in 1764. It connects Old Town with the Riedenburg district. It's hard to miss since it's right next to the Pferdeschwemme Horse Bath. The arch (or gate) of the tunnel is beautifully decorated. At the top of the arch,...More

4  Thank KarenV87
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