churches & graveyards

Salzburg´s Cathedral | Salzburg | www.salzburg.info
Salzburg | www.salzburg.info

Salzburg´s Cathedral

0,1 km from Salzburg Residence Palace

Most monumental early-baroque building on this side of the alps. The original cathedral was built in 774 by St. Virgil (745-784).
Universitäts- oder Kollegienkirche | Salzburg
Salzburg

Universitäts- oder Kollegienkirche

0,16 km from Salzburg Residence Palace

Headed by Benedictine monks, the Salzburg University consisted of a faculty for theology with five professorial chairs, a faculty for jurisprudence with five chairs and a faculty for philosophy with four chairs.
Franciscan Church

Franciscan Church

0,2 km from Salzburg Residence Palace

Most interesting church in Salzburg from an architectural point of view. Dates back to a structure built during the 8th century.
St. Peter Cemetery | Salzburg | www.salzburg.info
Salzburg | www.salzburg.info

St. Peter Cemetery

0,23 km from Salzburg Residence Palace

St. Peter´s Cemetery with its unique backdrop is one of the oldest and most charming cemeteries in the world. The catacombs are one of the special attractions.
St. Peter`s Abbey | Salzburg
Salzburg

St. Peter`s Abbey

0,25 km from Salzburg Residence Palace

Abbey and Benedictine monastery, founded around 700 by St. Rupert. Romanesque in substance, later redesigned in the Baroque style.
Kapuzinerberg and Capuchin Monastery | Salzburg
Salzburg

Kapuzinerberg and Capuchin Monastery

0,37 km from Salzburg Residence Palace

The Kapuzinerberg, at 636 m the highest elevation in the city, represents the northern end of the calcareous alps within the city limits.
Salzburg | www.salzburg.info

The Benedictine Convent on Nonnberg

0,44 km from Salzburg Residence Palace

The Nonnberg Benedictine Convent, founded around 700 by St. Rupert is the oldest surviving religious community for women in the German-speaking world.
Salzburg | www.salzburg.info

The Holy Trinity Church

0,56 km from Salzburg Residence Palace

The Church of the Holy Trinity is the most significant sacred building on the right bank of the Old City and the first church designed by the great Baroque architect Fischer von Erlach.
Salzburg | www.salzburg.info

St. Sebastian

0,61 km from Salzburg Residence Palace

St.Sebastian Cemetery is located beside St.Sebastian Church.
Salzburg

Church Aigen

3,37 km from Salzburg Residence Palace

According to historic sources, a church stood on the site of today´s Aigen Church in Salzburg during the 13th century.
Mount Calvary | Bergheim
Bergheim

Mount Calvary

4,36 km from Salzburg Residence Palace

The Mount Calvary in Maria Plain was constructed in the 17th century.
The Pilgrimage Church of Maria Plain | Bergheim
Bergheim

The Pilgrimage Church of Maria Plain

4,49 km from Salzburg Residence Palace

Built by Prince-Bishop Max Gandalf von Khuenburg in 1674, the basilica is not only a symbol for the village of Bergheim!

Bergheim

Parish and Deanery Church of St. George

4,91 km from Salzburg Residence Palace

The original Gothic church (first chronicled in 927) was remodeled in the style of the early Baroque in the late 17th century by Mathias Köllensperger.
Oberndorf

Boatmen’s Chapel

17,71 km from Salzburg Residence Palace

A place of prayer for the boatmen to ask for protection against the hazards of the River Salzach.
Oberndorf

Silent Night Chapel

18,29 km from Salzburg Residence Palace

A historical attraction for guests from all over the world.

Oberndorf

Pilgrimage Church of Maria Bühel

19,08 km from Salzburg Residence Palace

A jewel of Baroque architecture.
Mondsee

Cathedral of Mondsee

23,71 km from Salzburg Residence Palace

The Cathedral of Mondsee dominates the small town of Mondsee.
Traunkirchen

Calvary Chapel

55,93 km from Salzburg Residence Palace

The Baroque Calvary Chapel is located on the Totenberg (Hill of the Dead) above Oberndorf.
Embach

Pilgrimage Chapel Maria Elend

57,91 km from Salzburg Residence Palace

The Chapel of Maria Elend is one of the oldest places of pilgrimage in the Pinzgau and enjoys great fame & popularity.