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Great Christmas atmosphere

A wonderful part of our visit for the Christmas season. Very busy as you'd expect. ~We were lucky... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Derby, United Kingdom
are you fit enough?

you can book a guided tour to the Glockenspielturm (tower) - I would recomend it, but you need to... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Salzburg, Austria
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Mozartplatz 1 | Neue Residenz/Innenhof, Salzburg 5020, Austria
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A wonderful part of our visit for the Christmas season. Very busy as you'd expect. ~We were lucky enough to have seen snow which is unusual so early in the season

Thank CanAlto
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

you can book a guided tour to the Glockenspielturm (tower) - I would recomend it, but you need to be fit (at least a little bit) as there are a lot of steps... but the View over the City of Salzburg is fantastic and the...More

Thank martinaleitner
Reviewed 9 September 2018

Althought not as exquisite as the Glockenspiel (roughly translated as Clock Play), wooden characters come out below the Clock at specific times to the music to twirl and entertain after the clock had chimed the hour. You need to verify the times the characters come...More

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Reviewed 7 September 2018 via mobile

The location of the cafe is stunning, but the menu and service need to improve a bit. I have been at the cafe before a few times and to be honest, it is not as good as it once was. The service especially needs to...More

Thank Lohengrin74
Reviewed 7 September 2018

This is another historical place which is good to visit - our's wasn't planned to hear the bells which we will make sure we do next time.

Thank Narziss
Reviewed 30 August 2018

Again nice area but nothing which blows the mind - its ok for a photo and the bells appear to be working again after some repairs

Thank swift314
Reviewed 26 August 2018

Very nice as far as fountains go dont know about the bell though in fact it was not till much later that I knew it was there

Thank ixtis
Reviewed 16 August 2018

we loved our day in salzburg and will go there again; it is a nice town, very nice buildings and people

Thank Alina H
Reviewed 6 August 2018

The bells were active again in early August; they were, however, running slightly behind the advertised time of 6pm so we had given up and were leaving the square just as they started. Something to hang around for if you're in the area, but perhaps...More

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Reviewed 18 July 2018

We were there when the area was under construction, so we never heard the glockenspiel. We did hear other bells throughout our stay, so we were not without some of the old world charm. I'm told they play three times a day, so perhaps on...More

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I'm sorry I really don't know the answer. I only listened and watched it once.