In the six Silent Night communities in the region of Salzburg, you can follow in the footsteps of Joseph Mohr and Franz Xaver Gruber by visiting modern museums, imposing churches and idyllic squares.
Silent Night region: Salzburg
ArnsdorfEven today, children are taught in the house in Arnsdorf where Franz Xaver Gruber worked and lived as a teacher. The first floor houses an outstanding Silent Night Museum.
HalleinIn Hallein, Franz Xaver Gruber was able to dedicate himself more to music as the choirmaster. The pretty town has a newly constructed Silent Night Museum and invites you to take a stroll in the footsteps of the composer.
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City of SalzburgSalzburg is world-famous as the city of Mozart, music and festivals. Whilst walking around you can discover the different steps in Joseph Mohr’s life by visiting the Steingasse, St. Peter’s Monastery or the cathedral.
MariapfarrNowhere else does the sun shine as often, or for as long, as it does in Mariapfarr. The Silent Night Museum and the historical pilgrimage church invite you to visit the sunniest place in Austria.
WagrainWagrain in the sporting world of Salzburg. Here is where Joseph Mohr spent his final years and where he is buried. The new Silent Night Museum in Pflegerschlössl and the Wagrain culture walk both commemorate the ...