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Salzburg Residenz

The Salzburg Residenz (Alte Residenz) was built in the 16th century by Prince Archbishop Wolf Dietrich von Raitenau. Its architecture style is Italian baroque style.

This magnificent historical structure, located right at the heart of the city and used for entertainment purposes by the Royal family for centuries, is now owned by the Salzburg province.

It has more than 180 rooms and three spacious courtyards. The government uses the state rooms, located on the second floor, to host important state functions, official meetings, receptions, and international conventions. Also located on the second floor is the Residenz Gallery, an art collection.

Salzburg Residenz is a major tourist spot owing to its cultural and historical significance.The palace is located under Residenzplatz 1 in Salzburg.

Salzburg Residenz Map&Location

Salzburg Residenz is located in Salzburg, Austria at the following adress: Residenzplatz 5020 Salzburg, Austria.

Places for visit: Salzburg Museum, Salzburg Cathedral and Alte Residenz.

Get directions using this map provided bellow:

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Salzburg Residenz Photos

Salzburg Residenz
Salzburg Residenz

Decke der Sala Terrena Courtyard 
Salzburg Residenz - The main courtyard with the arcade and the Hercules Fountain

Salzburg Residenz Audience chamber
Salzburg Residenz Audience chamber

Salzburg Residenz Sala Terrena
Salzburg Residenz Sala Terrena Ceiling