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.
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.
House for Mozart - 1,1 km
On the occasion of the Mozart Year 2006, the former stables were converted into a house for Mozart. Mozart's “Le Nozze di Figaro” was performed for the opening. The Haus für Mozart has space for 1.580 people interested in culture. The House for Mozart is also the setting for the famous Salzburg Festival, which is celebrated annually by thousands of visitors.
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.
Puppet Theater - 1,6 km
In 1913 the first puppet play was performed in the theater. Prof. Anton Aicher staged Mozart's “Bastien und Bastienne” and was so successful that the repertoire was continuously expanded. After numerous successes abroad and tours around the world, the puppets were given their own theater in 1971 - today's 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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Jazzite - 2,5 km
The Jazzit is a well-known music club near the Salzburg main train station. Jazz greats like Al di Meola, DAvid Murray, henry Threadgill, Erik Truffaz and many more have already visited the Jazzit. In addition to jazz, the club also offers avant-garde, improvised, electronic and NEW music - all the way to world music. Concerts, jam sessions or workshops take place regularly in the large event hall. The exact program can be found on the Jazzit website.
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.
Small theater - 2,9 km
Inside the Capuchin Mountain is the vaulted theater called “Kleines Theater”. It is the place where the free, professional theater scene can live out. In addition to cabaret performances and comedies, special children's and youth theater plays are also performed. You can find the exact performance schedule on the website of the small theater in Schallmooser Hauptstraße.
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.
Jazz & The City
The jazz festival “Jazz & The City” is a top-class concert series lasting 5 days. During the 5 days, 100 concerts will take place at 40 exciting and unusual venues in Salzburg. The historic Salzburg old town is transformed into a large stage for all music lovers. Take part and embark on an extraordinary and musical journey through Salzburg.