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ArtStadt (City)
WappenWappen at salzburg stadt.png
Image PhotoOld Town Salzburg across the Salzach river.jpg
Image CaptionView of Salzburg City Centre
Lat Deg47|lat_min=48|lat_sec=0
Lon Deg13|lon_min=02|lon_sec=0
Population As Of 
Gemeindekennziffer50 101
StraßeMirabellplatz 4
BürgermeisterHeinz Schaden
Gemeinderat19 SPÖ, 9 ÖVP, 6 BL, 2 FPÖ, 4 Parteilose

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( ; literally: "Salt Castle") is the fourth-largest city in Austria and the capital city of the federal state of Salzburg.

Salzburg's "Old Town" (Altstadt) has internationally renowned baroque architecture and one of the best-preserved city centres north of the Alps. It was listed as a UNESCO World Heritage Site in 1997. The city is noted for its Alpine setting.

Salzburg was the birthplace of 18th-century composer Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart. In the mid-20th century, the city was the setting for parts of the American musical and film The Sound of Music.

The capital city of the State of Salzburg (Land Salzburg), the city has three universities. It has a large population of students who add liveliness and energy to the area, and the universities provide culture to the community.

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Drug suspects refuse to talk - Salzburg Times Tweet this news
Salzburg Times--The two suspects arrested during the confiscation of 105 kilos of cocaine by police on Tuesday last week near Villach, Carinthia are refusing to talk, according to police in -Salzburg- where the two are in detention. -Salzburg- Crime Offic - Date : Tue, 19 Apr 2011 13:15:51 GMT+00:00
Next Sanader extradition hearing on 9 May - Salzburg Times Tweet this news
Salzburg Times--The next extradition hearing for former Croatian Prime Minister Ivo Sanader will occur on 9 May, according to -Salzburg- provincial court press spokesman Imre Juhasz. Sanader has been in detention in -Salzburg- since his apprehension on 10 - Date : Tue, 19 Apr 2011 13:58:09 GMT+00:00
Salzburg operas to move Madrid, organisers say - The Independent Tweet this news
The Independent--Three operas opening at the -Salzburg- Easter Festival in the coming years - Richard Strauss' "Salome", Georges Bizet's "Carmen" and Richard Wagner's "Parsifal" - will m - Date : Mon, 18 Apr 2011 09:48:58 GMT+00:00
Hit-and-run driver on trial for negligent homicide - Vienna Times Tweet this news
Vienna Times--A 38-year-old man is on trial in -Salzburg- provincial court for negligent homicide after hitting and killing a 14-year-old Vienna boy in Strobl in the province's Flachgau region and then fleeing on 27 November 2009. Police said the man - Date : Tue, 19 Apr 2011 13:34:48 GMT+00:00
Woman severely injured in collision with a train - Salzburg Times Tweet this news
Salzburg Times--A 27-year-old woman was severely injured this morning (Tues) when her car was struck by a train at a railway crossing in Staßwalchen in -Salzburg's- Flachgau region, according to police. They said that the woman had evidently overloo - Date : Tue, 19 Apr 2011 09:25:45 GMT+00:00
Mountain hut burns to the ground - Salzburg Times Tweet this news
Salzburg Times--The "Kögleralm" hut near Lend, -Salzburg- burned to the ground last night (Mon/Tues) despite the efforts of 105 firemen to save it, according to police in Zell am See. They said today that the hut had caught on fire shor - Date : Tue, 19 Apr 2011 09:25:45 GMT+00:00
Austrian court to rule on ex-Croat PM's extradition in May - B92 Tweet this news
B92--VIENNA -- Former Croatian Prime Minister Ivo Sander will go before the -Salzburg- court again on May 9, when the court is expected to rule on his extradition. -Salzburg- court Deputy President and Spokesman Imre Juhasz told Austrian news agency APA t - Date : Wed, 20 Apr 2011 07:58:03 GMT+00:00
Scandal at Salzburg Easter Festival - Tweet this news, -Salzburg-, that picturesque city of Mozart and stuccoed Baroque churches, nestling so prettily in its Alpine valley. It feels to the visitor like a city of pure make-believe, where bankers' wives still dress in ... - Date : Thu, 14 Apr 2011 11:59:12 GMT+00:00
Salzburg switch Dutch coaches - AFP Tweet this news
AFP--VIENNA Two-time reigning Austrian champions -Salzburg- have sacked their Dutch coach Huub Stevens and replaced him with compatriot Riccardo Moniz. -Salzburg- look set to lose their title as they sit third, five points behind leaders Austria Vienna, - Date : Fri, 08 Apr 2011 17:00:00 GMT+00:00
Koch's champ recipe - IIHF Tweet this news
IIHF--KLAGENFURT, Austria - Red Bull -Salzburg- defended the title in Austria's multinational EBEL league. The team from Mozart's city won Game 7 of the final series on the road in Klagenfurt in overtime. Since Red Bull -Salzburg-, a rather youn - Date : Fri, 15 Apr 2011 15:32:52 GMT+00:00

Twin towns - Sister cities : Present Day

Salzburg Cities and districts (Bezirke) of the state of Salzburg

DistrictsHallein * Salzburg-Umgebung * St. Johann im Pongau * Tamsweg * Zell am See

Administrative seats of Austrian states

Bregenz * Eisenstadt * Graz * Innsbruck * Klagenfurt * Linz * Salzburg * Sankt Pölten * Vienna

World Heritage Sites in Austria

East|East |
SouthCultural Landscape of Hallstatt-Dachstein Salzkammergutup|2 * Historic Centre of the City of Graz * Semmering railwayup|2
WestCultural Landscape of Hallstatt-Dachstein Salzkammergutup|2 * Historic Centre of the City of Salzburg

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