"The Salzburg Dom" Cathedral Tip by myriam_c

Cathedral, Salzburg: 97 reviews and 166 photos

  The Dom
by myriam_c

Salzburg's Dom is probably the city's most significant piece of church architecture and its ecclesiastical center. With its magnificent fašade and mighty dome it represents the most impressive early Baroque edifice north of the Alps.
The original building dates back to 774, was converted after 1181 into the only five-aisled Romanesque basilica in the German-speaking world. In 1598 it was almost entirely demolished and rebuilded between 1614 and 1628.

Some more pictures in the travelogue.

Address: City centre
Directions: In the heart of the Old City - you can see the steeples from all over Salzburg

Review Helpfulness: 3.5 out of 5 stars

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  • Written Jun 16, 2003
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