Built in 1077 by Archbishop Gebhard, considerably enlarged by Archbishop Leonhard von Keutschach (1495-1519) is the largest preserved fortress in central Europe.
Particularly interesting are the medieval princes' apartments and the Fortress Museum. Since 1892 Hohensalzburg Castle is easily accessible by a funicular from the Festungsgasse.Mozart's birth place
Twenty-six years, from 1747 1773 to, the Mozart family lived on the third floor of the "Hagenauer House" at Getreidegasse no. 9. Here is the 27. January 1756 the famous son, Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart was born. The house is named after its owner and friend of Mozart, the merchant prince and dealer, Johann Lorenz Hagenauer (1712-1792).Salzburg Cathedral
Probably the most significant sacred building on the city and its ecclesiastical center, the Salzburg Cathedral. With its magnificent façade and mighty dome it represents the most impressive early Baroque edifice north of the Alps. Its origin is closely connected to the nature and growth of the ecclesiastical principality. destroyed and rebuilt by fire, enlarged and expanded, it bears witness to the power and independence of Salzburg's archbishops.