5 star rating: Highly Recommended 19 Reviews

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  • Location: Salzburg, Austria
  • Duration:  90 minutes (approx.)
Enjoy a classical music concert inside Schloss Mirabell’s breathtaking Marble Hall. Dripping with old-world Austrian glamor, the hall’s interior matches the elegance of the music played inside it, making it ‘the’ place to watch a concert in Salzburg. Access to the inside of Schloss Mirabell is only possible by booking a concert such as this, so do it now and discover the palace’s Baroque beauty while listening to chamber music by the likes of Mozart and Beethoven.

Highlights

  • Ticket to a classical music concert at Schloss Mirabell in Salzburg
  • Admire the palace’s Baroque interior – normally off limits to the general public
  • Walk past the Donnerstiege – the palace’s spectacular marble staircase
  • Enjoy a 1-hour 40-minute concert inside the lavish Marble Hall
  • Listen to music by world-renowned classical music composers like Mozart, Bach or Beethoven

Why Our Insiders Chose This Tour

A must-do for fans of classical music, as well as anyone looking for a memorable night out. What sets this apart from many other concerts is that the setting is very intimate, putting you in close proximity to the musicians. Also, the Marble Hall is just so stunning and glamorous!

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What You Can Expect

Schloss Mirabell Classical Music Concert in Salzburg

Enjoy a classical concert in the Castle Mirabell!
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Head to Schloss Mirabell in the center of Salzburg and step inside for your concert. The inside of the palace is only accessible to the public by attending a concert such as this, so you’ll see the palace’s grandeur that not many get to see.

Built in 1606 for the Archbishop of Salzburg, the palace was later burnt down in the city fire of 1818. Fortunately, the two must-see areas of the palace – the Marble Hall (Marmorsaal) and the Donnerstiege -- were not harmed, and they’ve retained their exquisite Baroque appeal.

Walk past the Donnerstiege – a spectacular marble staircase adorned with sculptures – and then head into the Marble Hall. The opulent chandeliered room was once the Prince-Archbishop Wolf Dietrich’s banquet hall, as well as the place where Mozart’s father is said to have rehearsed.

A host will show you to your seat inside the hall, and then all that’s left to do is sit down and enjoy your 1-hour and 40-minute, chamber-music concert. Performed by a smaller number of musicians than for a typical symphony orchestra, chamber music was historically created for performances inside intimate private rooms, like the Marble Hall.

The instruments will typically include piano, viola, violin and cello, and classical music composed between the 17th and 19th centuries will be played. The pieces of music played vary per concert, but you can expect to hear music by much-loved composers like Mozart, Bach, Handel and Beethoven.

Half-way through the performance, there is a 10-minute break, and at the end of the concert, simply make your own way out of the palace.

Customer Reviews

5 star rating: Highly Recommended July 2015

Beautiful venue with great acoustics! It was a relatively small room in the palace, and the musicians were outstanding, making it personal and very rewarding. We brought our 9-yr-old son who loves classical music, and the musicians were available during the break for him to speak to, which made it a perfect evening for us.

5 star rating: Highly Recommended July 2015

Concert was fantastic. The venue is gorgeous and we had front row seats. The musicians were wonderful - all in all a great evening.

5 star rating: Highly Recommended June 2015

We had a really lovely evening. It was perfect to have the opportunity to attend a small venue in a beautiful historic Salzburg building, and listen to Mozart and other composers being played by a group of very talented musicians, who also obviously seemed to be enjoying performing for us.

5 star rating: Highly Recommended June 2015

Excellent concert!!

Yuriy U
United States of America

5 star rating: Highly Recommended January 2015

Awesome musicians. It was a bit hard to find the entrance to the concert (no signs to the concert hall) but the performance was great.

5 star rating: Highly Recommended October 2014

It was a wonderful concert. The solists were very talented. We enjoyed it very much.

5 star rating: Highly Recommended October 2014

Excellent concert in beautiful surroundings.

5 star rating: Highly Recommended September 2014

If you love music and the splendor of being in a place that Mozart performed, this is heaven. The quartet was amazing, and would highly recommend this tour!

5 star rating: Highly Recommended September 2014

incredible gilded chandeliered palace location, perfect for this wonderful classic famous music, don't miss this experience

5 star rating: Highly Recommended July 2014

Wow! The caliber of the musicians and the compositions they performed were extraordinary. The setting was intimate and perfect for the performance.

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