Salzburg at Christmas
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Salzburg tourist information
This 8-page article from Europe
for Visitors has sightseeing advice and links to Web sites
for tourist information, hotels, hostels, and more.
Christmas in Salzburg
Helena Bachmann wrote this article for Wine Spectator.
Don't miss a traditional Salzburg Adventsingen concert, especially if
you're a fan of hammered dulcimers. Churches in nearby towns frequently have Adventsingen
of their own; ask the tourist office for advice if your hotel concierge can't
help you get tickets for a
performance at Salzburg's Grosses
Night, Holy Night Museum (Salzburg)
This museum, which houses the birthplace of Josef Mohr, may or may not be
open at the time of your visit. It's at Steingasse 9 in Salzburg's Altstadt.
and Local Heritage Museum
This museum in Oberndorf bei Salzburg commemorates the creation of the carol Silent
Night! Holy Night!, which was written by Josef Mohr and set to music by
Organist, choirmaster, and Silent Night! Holy Night! composer Franz
Gruber is honored in the building where he lived and taught in Arnsdorf, near
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