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Nonnberggasse 2, Salzburg 5020, Austria
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

To get up to the convert you have to climb a number of stairs but it was worth it to see the convert and surrounding area. Make sure you have some change to light up the area at the back of the church to see...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Walking down the hill from the fortress I followed the path round and came across Nonnberg. The door required some pulling to open but once inside I was the only person there for around 10 minutes - its a nice quiet reflective chapel right next...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 14 January 2019

This of course is one of the settings in the Sound of Music move, and it is sill just as beautiful as it was during the movie. There is a quiet cemetery for the nuns that is seen in the movie and as we sat...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Mike S
Reviewed 2 January 2019

My family wanted to make the trek to the abbey, so we did. There is not much to see. We saw the gates and the courtyard from the movie. The inside of the church is beautiful. There are very old paintings that you cannot see...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 28 December 2018

This church is a decent walk from the old town. It is one of the few gothic churches in Salzburg and belongs to the oldest nun convent in Austria. It is still a working convent. The church is nice, but not really particular. Furthermore, if...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 27 December 2018

The church is old, and I liked the silence as well as the Roman wall art. It is good to walk in a silent place contemplating and not to be disturbed. Quite a walk here from the city.

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 9 December 2018

Fairly plain chapel and in winter was very dark and uninspiring. We visited on the way back from Leopoldskron but wouldn’t make a special visit.

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 6 October 2018

Lots of stairs but worth the walk! Even with a sprained ankle I pushed myself I had to see where Maria went! I went early evening, it didn't disappoint, Sound of Music memories came flooding through while walking around.

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 30 September 2018

Nonnberg Convent is a nice small church in salazburg town. the shadows of the sunlight is very beautiful during the afternoon

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 6 September 2018

This is the Abby that was used in The Sound of Music. You can walk around the outside and go into the small church. I was hoping to be able to enter the courtyard where the nuns were singing "How do you solve a problem...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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1 February 2016|
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Response from indytomBallwinMo | Reviewed this property |
Probably 9 am to 4 pm They go to vespers early
31 July 2015|
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Response from David C | Reviewed this property |
No reservation is needed. Just make sure you go when it is open. Best regards, David