Theater & culture

Big Festival Theater - 1,1 km

The large festival hall is one of the most famous venues in the Salzburg Festival. Not least because here the celebrities face the photographers and the onlookers at the opening of the festival. The large festival hall can also be visited on a guided tour. You can find all information directly on the website of the Festspielhaus.

Get directions | To the big festival hall


Rock Riding School - 1,1 km

A very special theater and opera experience awaits you in the Felsenreitschule. In 1693 the riding school was carved out of the rock of the Mönchsberg. This unique venue has been used for performances of the Salzburg Festival used. From 1969 to 1970 the Felsenreitschule was adapted to the needs for a modern game operation and today offers 1.437 spectators.

Get directions | To the Felsenreitschule


House for Mozart - 1,1 km

On the occasion of the Mozart year 2006, the former court stables were converted into the house for Mozart. Mozart's “Le Nozze di Figaro” was performed at the opening. The Haus für Mozart has space for 1.580 people interested in culture. The Haus für Mozart is also the setting for the famous Salzburg Festival, which is celebrated by thousands of visitors every year.

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Salzburg State Theater - 1,6 km

The Salzburg State Theater with around 1.000 seats is located south of the Mirabell Gardens and can be easily reached on foot in about 15 minutes or with a short bus ride. In addition to classic performances, contemporary works are also performed in the Salzburg State Theater. In the summer, the theater is the scene for plays and opera productions by the Salzburg Festival.

Get directions | To the Salzburg State Theater


Puppet Theater - 1,6 km

In 1913 the first puppet play was performed in the theater. Prof. Anton Aicher staged Mozart's “Bastien and Bastienne” and was so successful that the repertoire was continuously expanded. After numerous successes abroad and worldwide tours, the puppets were given their own theater in 1971 - today's Salzburg Marionette Theater.

Get directions | To the Salzburg Marionette Theater


The cinema - 1,6 km

DAS KINO is not a cinema in the traditional sense, but the Salzburg Film Culture Center. The operators understand the film as an artistic expression and therefore attach particular importance to cultural diversity and sophisticated art films. The films, most of which come from Europe, Asia, Africa and Latin America, are shown in the original version with subtitles if possible.

Get directions | To the Das Kino Filmkulturzentrum


Salzburg Literature House - 1,7 km

The Literaturhaus Salzburg has been one of the largest literary institutions in Europe since 1991. The Literaturhaus is a meeting place between authors and those interested in literature. A total of six facilities make the Literaturhaus with events, readings, discussions and much more a fascinating place for everyone who feels comfortable in the world of books.

Get directions | To the Salzburg Literature House

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Mozart Cinema - 1,8 km

The Mozartkino Salzburg is a real institution in the city. It is probably the oldest, still pre-recorded cinema in the world. The impressive cinema in Salzburg's old town captivates with a very special flair. As early as 1904, 230 people from Salzburg watched a cinema screening for the first time. At the end of World War II, the building was destroyed by aerial bombs and then rebuilt. Today the cinema has modern digital projectors.

Get directions | To the Mozart cinema in Salzburg


Salzburg Playhouse - 2,1 km

In the Schauspielhaus Salzburg plays from ancient to classic to modern are performed. It is the largest free ensemble theater in Austria and offers a wide range of performances, ranging from tragedies and comedies to new, experimental forms of theater. The origins of the historic building, which was completely renovated a few years ago, date back to the Middle Ages.

Get directions | To the Schauspielhaus Salzburg


ArgeKultur Salzburg - 2,5 km

The ARGEkultur is an interdisciplinary cultural center with year-round and varied events. The program is compiled according to the criteria of innovation, entertainment and experiment. The range of events ranges from dance and theater to music to poetry slam, cabaret, readings and much more. The current program can be found on the ARGEkultur Salzburg website.

Get directions | To the ARGEkultur Salzburg

Jazzite - 2,5 km

The Jazzit is a well-known music club near Salzburg's main train station. Jazz greats such as Al di Meola, DAvid Murray, Henry Threadgill, Erik Truffaz and many more have already visited Jazzit. In addition to jazz, the club also offers avant-garde, improvised, electronic and NEW music - right through to world music. Concerts, jam sessions and workshops take place regularly in the large event hall. The exact program can be found on the Jazzit website.

Get directions | To the Jazzit Music Club in Salzburg


Rockhouse - 2,8 km

International bands from a wide variety of genres perform in the legendary Rockhouse. The concerts take place in a great and historic vaulted hall, which alone exudes a very special flair. The musical offer includes rock, jass, pop, fol, blues, metal, punk, crossover, underground, hip hop and electronics, but also contemporary and experimental music. The program can be found on the Rockhouse website.

Get directions | To the Rockhouse Salzburg

Small theater - 2,9 km

Inside the Kapuzinerberg is the vaulted theater called "Small Theater". It is the place where the free, professional theater scene can thrive. In addition to cabaret performances and comedies, special children's and youth plays are also performed. You can find the exact performance schedule on the website of the small theater on Schallmooser Hauptstraße.

Get directions | To the little theater


Oval - 3,2 km

Art and culture have always been of great importance in the city of Salzburg. You can see that from the fact that even the largest shopping center in Salzburg, the Europark, has its own art and culture center. The OVAL is located directly in the shopping center and offers music, cabaret, cabaret, readings or film screenings in cooperation with DAS KINO.

Get directions | To the OVAL in Europark


Jazz & The City

The jazz festival "Jazz & The City" is a 5-day series of top class concerts. Over the 5 days, 100 concerts will take place at 40 exciting and unusual venues in Salzburg. The historical old town of Salzburg is transformed into a large stage for all music lovers. Join in and embark on an extraordinary and musical journey through Salzburg.

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