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Burgmuseum, Salzburg

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