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Burgmuseum, Salzburg

(3.8/5 based on 90 reviews on the web)
Located within the walls of the Hohensalzburg fortress, Burgmuseum takes you on a trip through Austria's extensive military history and details day-to-day life in a castle. See artifacts such as weapons from different periods, Roman coins, archeological finds, military musical instruments, and castle furnishings. Don't miss the "iron soldier" room, which contains an extensive collection of suits of armor. Pick up an audio guide (available in various languages); entrance is included in the fortress ticket price. To visit Burgmuseum and get the most from your holiday in Salzburg, create itinerary details personal to you using our Salzburg trip builder.
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  • Varied exposition of different time (weapons, armor, life, instruments of torture, etc.). On the day of the visit was the turn (start portions). A nice gift shop. Some souvenirs are relatively unique (no longer in the city), so if something is liked better take immediately.
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  • While visiting the fortress inside you can admire this room where are exposed combat armour of that period, I'd curious to how to set up.
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  • 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 informat...  more »
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  • A great Castle
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