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Cemetery of St. Sebastian (Friedhof St. Sebastian)

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An interesting cemetery

Salzburg is full of interesting and historic places and this is another of them. It is easy to both... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Narziss
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A nice stop if you have the time.

We stumbled in this and were very happy to have done so. There were virtually no tourists there... read more

Reviewed 28 July 2018
ROBERT N
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Salzburg is full of interesting and historic places and this is another of them. It is easy to both find and add to any walking route if you're interested in history or cemeteries.

Thank Narziss
Reviewed 28 July 2018

We stumbled in this and were very happy to have done so. There were virtually no tourists there when we visited but there were some family members visiting their loved ones so a quiet, respectful approach is necessary. Peaceful and calm it's a worthwhile stop.

Thank ROBERT N
Reviewed 28 June 2018

There is a peacefulness to the place. There is not as many visitor here as at St Peter Church's cemetery - fell less of a tourist attraction, but a resting place of the dearly departed. Loved checking out the various styles of the memorial plaques....More

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Reviewed 27 June 2018

A beautiful cemetery, if you have time, just move across the cemetery to look at the burials of Mozart's family.

Thank HarshB290
Reviewed 25 June 2018

We have visited the Friedhof St Sebastian three times and I never tire of it's peacefulness and uniqueness. While the cemetery is very small, it is impeccably maintained and shows that it's inhabitants are still well-loved. Even if you are not a fan of cemeteries,...More

Thank swtraveler15
Reviewed 18 June 2018

We walked through the cemetery at the end of our Salzburg tour. I always have reservations when visiting cemeteries that I am intruding on the final resting place of people I never knew or had any contact with. However, this cemetery was recommended as being...More

Thank IAG2608
Reviewed 10 June 2018 via mobile

So glad I got to see the iconic cemetery where one if the most fraught with anxiety scenes was filmed. I wonder just how much it has changed since the movie was filmed. Lots of these graves are more recent than when the film came...More

Thank Karen P
Reviewed 29 May 2018 via mobile

In the midst of Old Town, this cemetery is well taken care of and it is obvious a tribute to both the dead and the living. Manicured it was interesting to read the names and dates of the departed as many families were buried together....More

1  Thank suzanne v
Reviewed 28 May 2018

the cemetery is located in the middle of Old Town. The grave sites are leased by the family and they have to renew them in order to keep their loved ones buried there. If not then the bodies are buried elsewhere and then another family...More

Thank Marilyn H
Reviewed 3 April 2018

The most immediate draw was the grave of Leopold Mozart. His monument is very close to the entrance and easy to find. Having paid my respects, I was very pleased to wander the cloisters. The statuary is so sad! Romanticized to be sure, but also...More

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