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Gstättengasse, Salzburg

Gstättengasse - Salzburg, Austria
Gstättengasse
Gstättengasse, Salzburg, Austria 5020Map
Neighborhood: Altstadt (old town)
Overview

This narrow alley begins at the Anton-Neumayr-Platz and runs along the Mönchsberg to the Klausentor which used to be a town gate. Most of the buildings in this alley date back to the 16th and 17th century but many of them were actually destroyed during a rock fall in 1669 when more than 200 people were killed. Since then climbers remove loose stones from the rock face during the Spring to prevent them from falling down.

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Gstättengasse General Information
  • Type: Attractions & Landmarks
  • Nearest Train: Mönchsbergaufzug: Bus 1, 4, 15
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