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Moenchsberg 34, Salzburg 5020, Austria
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Decent museum of weaponry/history

To stroll around this fortress is quick and easy, so making sure to take advantage of the museums... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Chicago, Illinois
A little Boring

Would anyone visit such a museum were it not in this historic fortress? It doesnt have a lot to... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Melbourne, Victoria
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  • Average22%
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Moenchsberg 34, Salzburg 5020, Austria
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Reviewed 1 week ago

To stroll around this fortress is quick and easy, so making sure to take advantage of the museums within it will extend your stay. Plenty of things to look at, nice views out the tiny windows, and readable text displays in German and English. I...More

Thank krenno2
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Would anyone visit such a museum were it not in this historic fortress? It doesnt have a lot to offer. Most information was not relevant to the Fort itself, and speaks generally about war, or medieval times. Not a lot of information cards, the few...More

Thank DCB95
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a nice visit to do while you are in the fortress. It will probably take you about 20 minutes to go through it.

Thank walid m
Reviewed 27 June 2017

If you are already in the Fortress and you have interest in medieval weapons, you may enjoy it. Many kids would like it.

Thank SeekerOfGoodValue
Reviewed 23 April 2017

An average collection of historical items located in side the castle Free w/ Salzburg card Prepare to spend half an hour here. C U Around

Thank majeo
Reviewed 24 February 2017

Some very interesting, well-laid out (imaginatively so) and well presented exhibits, with a good variety of displays. Well worth a visit.

Thank tofrek1885
Reviewed 16 December 2016

The collection features some interesting military items and displays. Probably not a must see especially if you have been to the major military museum housed in the old arsenal in Vienna. The information was a bit scant and considering it's local flavor, I would have...More

Thank wazza2222
Reviewed 5 December 2016

Must be fit to get all around as there is so much to see. The views from the ramparts give you breath-taking views over Salzburg and the mountains. Lovely restaurant and café serving delicious gluhwein.

Thank karen c
Reviewed 20 October 2016

The Burgmuseum is one of the attractions inside the main fortress and covers the main history (though this stops at 1918....). Contains various artifacts and displays including a marionette army and various weapons

Thank PTJS
Reviewed 19 September 2016

It is one of the museums in Hohensalzburg. It depicts the military history of Austria we get to see artifacts such as weapons from different periods, Roman coins, archeological finds, castle furnishings. The highlight would be the Iron Soldier room with a vast collection of...More

Thank GAN L
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