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Stift St. Peter Salzburg

Salzburg, Austria
4.8 / 8
Active male monastery, founded by the patron saint of Salzburg, Saint Rupert in the 7th century. Unlike Nonnberg Abbey, some parts of the cloister are open to the public. Over the centuries, the complex was rebuilt many times, now its architecture is dominated by an elegant Baroque style. The relics of St. Rupert are buried in the monastery church of St. Peter, as well as the crypt of the sister of V.A. Mozart - Anna Maria Mozart.
Address:Sankt-Peter-Bezirk 1, Salzburg
Phone:+43 662 844576
Hours:monday: 08:00–12:00, 12:30–18:30 tuesday: 08:00–12:00, 12:30–18:30 wednesday: 08:00–12:00, 12:30–18:30 thursday: 08:00–12:00, 12:30–18:30 friday: 08:00–12:00, 12:30–18:30 saturday: Closed sunday: Closed

Brian Saylor

Very nice area. There is a nice plaza with fountain. A little gift shop has very reasonable items for sale. You can also catch a glimpse of the oldest.. Read more »


Beautiful church and architecture nice grounds. Worth a visit

Angelos Giannakopoulos

Excellent and unique place. A great pleasure.


The catacombs here were worth the climb up ancient stairs. History comes to life.

Max Grimes

One of the most stunning settings in all of Europe. A must-visit for anyone coming to Salzburg.

Peyman Ahmadi

Interesting place to visit just near the Dome Quartier.

Backpacker _Hiker

This was my very favorite church & cemetery! And I LOVED the catacombs too! So much history. Incredibly beautiful church with all the paintings. Amazi.. Read more »

Niji Lam

Simply the most stunning place, there’s just so much to see, the attention to detail in every corner of this place is incredible. The stuccuo is absol.. Read more »

Diah D Yanti

St Peter's Abbey is a Benedictine monastery and former cathedral in the Austrian city of Salzburg. It is considered one of the oldest monasteries in t.. Read more »

Helen M.

This is a really special old church with a lovely large courtyard. Don’t just see the cemetery!Salzburg has many of these stunning Catholic churches b.. Read more »

Daniela Arthuzo

So amazing this place. I went through the cemetery to get there during the night (it was winter). It wasn’t crowded and even during the night it was b.. Read more »

Henrique Vargas

Majestic art, paintings and ornaments. There is absolutely nothing to complain about it. And a very important tip for people travelling around on a bu.. Read more »