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Salzburg, literally "salt castle", is the fourth-largest city in Austria and the capital of Salzburg state.
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Salzburg (state)

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Salzburg, literally "salt castle", is the fourth-largest city in Austria and the capital of Salzburg state.
It is officially named Land Salzburg, colloquially Salzburgerland, to distinguish it from its eponymous capital Salzburg city and as such is the only state to be named after its capital.

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

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Salzburg was the birthplace of 18th-century composer Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart.
Born in Salzburg, Mozart showed prodigious ability from his earliest childhood.

Austria

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Salzburg, literally "salt castle", is the fourth-largest city in Austria and the capital of Salzburg state.
Other major urban areas of Austria include Graz, Linz, Salzburg and Innsbruck.

List of cities and towns in Austria

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Salzburg, literally "salt castle", is the fourth-largest city in Austria and the capital of Salzburg state.

The Sound of Music (film)

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In the mid‑20th century, the city was the setting for the musical play and film The Sound of Music.
Based on the memoir The Story of the Trapp Family Singers by Maria von Trapp, the film is about a young Austrian woman studying to become a nun in Salzburg, Austria in 1938 who is sent to the villa of a retired naval officer and widower to be governess to his seven children.

Prince-Archbishopric of Salzburg

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Salzburg was the seat of the Archbishopric of Salzburg, a prince-bishopric of the Holy Roman Empire.
The capital of the archbishopric was Salzburg, the former Roman city of Iuvavum.

Rupert of Salzburg

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The Life of Saint Rupert credits the 8th-century saint with the city's rebirth.
Rupert of Salzburg (Ruprecht, Robertus, Rupertus; 660 – 710 AD) was Bishop of Worms as well as the first Bishop of Salzburg and abbot of St. Peter's in Salzburg.

Hohensalzburg Fortress

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Hohensalzburg Fortress, the city's fortress, was built in 1077 by Archbishop Gebhard, who made it his residence. At the end of the Gothic era the Collegiate church "Nonnberg", Margaret Chapel in St. Peter's Cemetery, the St. George's Chapel and the stately halls of the "Hoher Stock" in Hohensalzburg Fortress were constructed.
Hohensalzburg Fortress (Festung Hohensalzburg, literally "High Salzburg Fortress") sits atop the Festungsberg, a small hill in the Austrian city of Salzburg.

History of Bavaria

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Independence from Bavaria was secured in the late 14th century.
Boniface organised the Bavarian church and founded or restored bishoprics at Salzburg, Freising, Regensburg and Passau.

Mönchsberg

This area is surrounded by two smaller mountains, the Mönchsberg and Kapuzinerberg, which offer green relief within the city.
The Mönchsberg, at 507 m above sea level, is one of five mountains in Salzburg municipality, Salzburg state, Austria.

Duchy of Salzburg

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In 1850, Salzburg's status was restored as the capital of the Duchy of Salzburg, a crownland of the Austrian Empire.
Its capital was Salzburg, while other towns in the duchy included Zell am See and Gastein.

Salzburg Cathedral

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Although the town's bridges and the dome of the cathedral were destroyed, much of its Baroque architecture remained intact.
Salzburg Cathedral (Salzburger Dom) is the seventeenth-century Baroque cathedral of the Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Salzburg in the city of Salzburg, Austria, dedicated to Saint Rupert and Saint Vergilius.

Untersberg

The closest alpine peak, the 1,972‑metre-high Untersberg, is less than 16 km from the city centre.
The Untersberg is the northernmost massif of the Berchtesgaden Alps, a prominent spur straddling the border between Berchtesgaden, Germany and Salzburg, Austria.

Kapuzinerberg

This area is surrounded by two smaller mountains, the Mönchsberg and Kapuzinerberg, which offer green relief within the city.
Kapuzinerberg is a hill on the eastern bank of the Salzach river in Salzburg, Salzburgerland, Austria, which rises to an elevation of 640 metres.

St Peter's Abbey, Salzburg

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At the end of the Gothic era the Collegiate church "Nonnberg", Margaret Chapel in St. Peter's Cemetery, the St. George's Chapel and the stately halls of the "Hoher Stock" in Hohensalzburg Fortress were constructed.
St Peter's Abbey (Stift Sankt Peter), or St Peter's Archabbey (German: Erzabtei Sankt Peter, Archiabbatia sancti Petri Salisburgensis), is a Benedictine monastery and former cathedral in the Austrian city of Salzburg.

Anschluss

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The Anschluss (the occupation and annexation of Austria, including Salzburg, into the Third Reich) took place on 12 March 1938, one day before a scheduled referendum on Austria's independence.
The provisional national assembly drafted a provisional constitution that stated that "German Austria is a democratic republic" (Article 1) and "German Austria is a component of the German Republic" (Article 2). Later plebiscites in the German border provinces of Tyrol and Salzburg yielded majorities of 98% and 99% in favor of a unification with the German (i.e. Weimar) Republic.

Mozarteum University Salzburg

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Yet some new structures have been added: the Mozarteum at the baroque Mirabell garden (Architecture Robert Rechenauer), the 2001 Congress house (Architecture: Freemasons), the 2011 Unipark Nonntal (Architecture: Storch Ehlers partners), the 2001 "Makartsteg" bridge (Architecture: HALLE1), and the "Residential and studio house" of the architects Christine and Horst Lechner in the middle of Salzburg's old town (winner of the architecture award of Salzburg 2010).
The Mozarteum University Salzburg (German: Universität Mozarteum Salzburg), also known simply as Mozarteum Salzburg, is a university in Salzburg municipality, Austria, which specializes in music and the dramatic arts.

Mirabell Palace

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Yet some new structures have been added: the Mozarteum at the baroque Mirabell garden (Architecture Robert Rechenauer), the 2001 Congress house (Architecture: Freemasons), the 2011 Unipark Nonntal (Architecture: Storch Ehlers partners), the 2001 "Makartsteg" bridge (Architecture: HALLE1), and the "Residential and studio house" of the architects Christine and Horst Lechner in the middle of Salzburg's old town (winner of the architecture award of Salzburg 2010).
Mirabell Palace (Schloss Mirabell) is a historic building in the city of Salzburg, Austria.

Conrad of Wittelsbach

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The Cathedral of Archbishop Conrad of Wittelsbach was the largest basilica north of the Alps.
The son of Otto IV, Count of Wittelsbach, and brother of Otto I of Bavaria, he studied in Salzburg and Paris.

Altstadt Salzburg

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The Altstadt Salzburg is a district of Salzburg, Austria, recognised as UNESCO World Heritage Site since 1996.

Aigen (Salzburg city district)

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Aigen is a district in the city of Salzburg, Salzburgerland, Austria and is known as one of the most expensive residential areas of the provincial capital.

Kollegienkirche, Salzburg

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The Kollegienkirche (Collegiate Church) in Salzburg, Austria, is the church of the University of Salzburg.

Salzkammergut

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The Salzkammergut is a resort area located in Austria, stretching from the city of Salzburg eastwards along the Alpine Foreland and the Northern Limestone Alps to the peaks of the Dachstein Mountains.

Johann Bernhard Fischer von Erlach

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The city's redesign was completed with buildings designed by Johann Bernhard Fischer von Erlach, donated by Prince Archbishop Johann Ernst von Thun.
His major works include Schönbrunn Palace, Karlskirche, and the Austrian National Library in Vienna, and Schloss Klessheim, Holy Trinity Church, and the Kollegienkirche in Salzburg.

Mülln

Mülln (Bavarian: "Mijn" or "Mün") is a small neighborhood in Salzburg, Austria surrounded by the Salzach River and neighborhoods Lehen, Riedenburg and Maxglan.