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Salzburg
Salzburg viewed frae the Festung Hohensalzburg
Salzburg is located in Austria
Salzburg
Salzburg
Location athin Austrick
Coordinates: Expression error: Unrecognized punctuation character "[".)_region:AT-5 47°48′0″N 13°02′0″E / 47.80000°N 13.03333°E / 47.80000; 13.03333
Kintra Austrick
State Salzburg
Destrict Statutory ceety
Government
 • Mayor Heinz Schaden (SPÖ)
Area
 • Total 65.678 km2 (25.358 sq mi)
Elevation 424 m (1,391 ft)
Population (1 Januar 2012)[1]
 • Total Template:Get Austria population
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postal code 5020
Area code 0662
Vehicle registration S
Website www.stadt-salzburg.at
UNESCO Warld Heritage Steid
Historic Centre o the Ceety o Salzburg
Name as inscribed on the World Heritage List
Salzburgs old town.
Kintra Austria
Type Cultural
Criterie ii, iv, vi
Reference 784
UNESCO region Europe an North Americae
Inscription history
Inscription 1996 (20th Session)

Salzburg (/ˈsɔːlzˌbɜrɡ/, /ˈsɔːltsˌbɜrɡ/, /ˈsɑːlzˌbɜrɡ/, /ˈsæltsˌbɜrɡ/,[2][3] /ˈzɑːltsˌbɜrɡ/ or /ˈzæltsˌbɜrɡ/; German pronunciation: [ˈzalt͡sbʊɐ̯k] ( listen); Austro-Bavarian: Såizburg; leeterally: "Salt Fortress") is the fowert-lairgest ceety in Austrick an the caipital o the federal state o Salzburg.

Salzburg's "Auld Toun" (Altstadt) haes internaitionally renouned baroque airchitectur an ane o the best-preservit ceety centres north o the Alps. It wis leetit as a UNESCO Warld Heritage Steid in 1997. Host tae three varsities an a lairge population o students, Salzburg is notit for its attractive settin an scenic Alpine backdrop.

Salzburg wis the birthplace o 18t-century componer Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart. In the mid‑20t century, the ceety wis the settin for pairts o the muisical play an film The Sound of Music film.

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