"St. Peter?s Cementery" St Peter's Cemetery Tip by pili

St Peter's Cemetery, Salzburg: 33 reviews and 60 photos

  St. Peter?s Cementery
by pili

This is one of Europe´s oldest active burial grounds. Today you can still see catacombs cut in the rock of the Moechsberg and originating from 215 A.D. Only priests and monks were buried here up to the year 1454. The arcades around the cemetery are family vaults from the 17th century with various examples of wrought iron work

Directions: Old Town, behind St Peters

Review Helpfulness: 3.5 out of 5 stars

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  • Updated Dec 7, 2003
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