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Michael Haydn Museum

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Address
Sankt Peter Bezirk, 5020 Salzburg
 
Hours

May - June and October

Daily except Wednesday: 2pm - 5pm

July to October

Daily except Wednesday: 12:30pm - 5pm

 
Phone
+43 662 84 45 76-19
 
Website
 
Price

Adults: €2 ($2.33)

Children: €1 ($1.16)

Free with the Salzburg Card

 
 
Transport
Bus 20 Bus 25 Bus 10 Bus 8 to Rathaus (396yds)
Bus 1 Bus 4 Bus 22 Bus 10 to Herbert von Karajan Platz (465yds)
Bus 1 Bus 4 Bus 7 Bus 20 Bus 21 Bus 22 Bus 24 Bus 27 Bus 28 Bus 10 Bus 8 to Ferdinand Hanusch Platz/Fischkrieg (510yds)

Although most things in Salzburg revolve around Mozart, the city has another famous composer to call its own.

Johann Michael Haydn was born in 1737, near the Hungarian border. He moved to Salzburg shortly after finishing choir school, where he was to take the position of Kappellmeister – a position he held for 43 years.

During this time, Haydn wrote over 350 pieces of work, mainly comprising of church and instrumental music.

The Michael Haydn Museum displays many different works from the composer, some original and some recreated. Here you can also listen to his works and learn more about the man behind the music.

The museum makes a good side trip as it is located at St. Peters Monastery, an attraction which shouldn’t be missed on a visit to Salzburg.

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