We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Book In Advance
All photos (5,126)
Full view
Certificate of Excellence
Traveller Overview
  • Excellent52%
  • Very good36%
  • Average10%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“beautiful garden”(205 reviews)
“flower beds”(57 reviews)
“dwarf garden”(44 reviews)
This former palace now houses government offices. The gardens are where the von Trapp children sang "Do-Re-Mi" in the Sound of Music.
Mirabellplatz 4, Salzburg 5020, Austria
+43 662 80720
Improve This Listing
Ways to Experience Mirabell Palace and Gardens
from USD 52.00
More Info
from USD 52.00
More Info
from USD 71.70
More Info
from USD 22.00
More Info
Reviews (6,114)
Filter reviews
3,527 results
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
More languages
Show reviews that mention
All reviews beautiful garden flower beds dwarf garden pegasus fountain full bloom music fan old town sunny day sound of music tour walk around statues gnomes scenes movie benches stroll song
Updating list...
1 - 10 of 3,527 reviews
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Its a garden but as we visited in Dec, nothing much to see. We just walked thru it from our hotel to old town

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank imbidders
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Very pretty, but mostly closed during winter, and can be covered in snow, and therefore unable to see very much.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank SammyC22
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Our tour group lucked out as it snowed the two days in Salzburg. We only went up to the marble staircase to one of the rooms. The big WOW was walking through the garden with a fresh coat of snow. Simply stunning and magical. We...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank traveling_with_kathy
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

I only visited the gardens of the Mirabell Palace, but thought it to be lovely. If you are a fan of The Sound of Music, then get ready to spot numerous movie scenes within the gardens. You don’t need long to have a nice stroll...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Nyoi-1
Reviewed 3 days ago

Very large garden with play area in the centre of Salzburg. Scene from the Sound of Music movie shot here. Flowers were in full blume making the walk through the gardens even more pleasant.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Graham0709
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Palace.. so not a total loss. Interior of free parts of the palace was very pretty! The garden in winter is just so-so.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank curious_georgina
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Location is very convenient in the center of the city. Lovely well done gardens,beautiful trees and flowers. A place to view the castle from and to get a fantastic photo of it.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Washeke
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Beautiful area of Salzburg. I highly suggest that you research the history of this place before arriving.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank GoesBoom
Reviewed 5 days ago

The grounds are amazing. What a wonderful way to spend some "down time". We spent nearly three hours here and that really wasn't enough time.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank barbmichno
Reviewed 5 days ago

Majority of gardens were closed to visitors in December therefore limiting photo opportunities, especially for Sound of Music fans.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Paul P
View more reviews
Nearby HotelsSee all 133 nearby hotels
Hotel Bristol Salzburg
783 reviews
.09 km away
Hotel am Mirabellplatz
626 reviews
.16 km away
Hotel Sacher Salzburg
1,809 reviews
.17 km away
Hotel Gablerbrau
96 reviews
.22 km away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 737 nearby restaurants
357 reviews
.19 km away
Uncle Van
263 reviews
.19 km away
Zum fidelen Affen
790 reviews
.21 km away
Cafe Sacher Salzburg
1,722 reviews
.17 km away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 329 nearby attractions
Mozart Audio and Video Museum
195 reviews
.12 km away
Mozart Residence (Mozart Wohnhaus)
1,074 reviews
.12 km away
Dreifaltigkeitskirche (Holy Trinity Church)
52 reviews
.13 km away
Questions & Answers
Ask a question
Hyunjae K
27 June 2018|
AnswerShow all 6 answers
Response from tbrewis | Reviewed this property |
Hi previous answers are true so you should be ok
31 May 2018|
AnswerShow all 4 answers
Response from shibangshi | Reviewed this property |
🙂no renovation.
Mai N
6 March 2018|
AnswerShow all 3 answers
Response from manasic | Reviewed this property |
Hi April would be a good time to visit - slightly cold. You should budget atleast an hour to explore the place and get few good pictures