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Dom, Salzburg, Austria 1

Dom, Salzburg, Austria 1

Legend has it that Salzburg’s first cathedral was consecrated by Bishop Virgil in 774 on the same spot where St. Rupert had built a church. Through the middle ages, it underwent a series of renovations and calamities – including being struck by lightning – and was finally condemned by, you

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Dom, Salzburg, Austria 2

Dom, Salzburg, Austria 2

If you’re looking for ecclesiastical adventure, I highly recommend a trip to the DomQuartier – the cathedral-museum complex. Your ticket will give you entry to the Cathedral Museum, the Museum of St. Peter’s Abbey, the State Rooms of the Residenz, the Cabinet of Curiosities, and much more. On your walk,

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