Schloss Hellbrunn

Top 1% of attractions in Salzburg
8 / 10

6 expert reviews

“A popular spot for outings from Salzburg, this palace dates from the early 17th century and was built as a hunting lodge and summer residence.”

– Frommer's

Concierge Concierge
"Features some lovely frescoes, but it is the surrounding garden that puts the pleasure (and a little pain) back in the notion of a pleasure palace."
Fodor's Fodor's
"Hellbrunn Park became famous far and wide because of its Wasserspiele, or trick fountains." Full review
Atlas Obscura Atlas Obscura
"Trick water gardens from 1619 featuring a 200 piece mechanical theater powered by water. " Full review
The Telegraph The Telegraph
"The interior of Schloss Hellbrunn is a delight for the senses and well worth a visit, but it's the gardens that visitors flock to see. " Full review
U.S. News & World Report U.S. News & World Report
"Although "The Sound of Music"was shot at a handful of places throughout Salzburg, the movie's gazebo scene, where Liesl and Rolf sang "Sixteen Going on Seventeen," was filmed at Schloss Hellbrunn." Full review