Salzburg's Cathedral is probably the city's most significant piece of church architecture and its ecclesiastical center. With its magnificent fa├žade and mighty dome it represents the most impressive early Baroque edifice north of the Alps. Its origin is closely connected to the ecclesiastical principality's demeanour and growth. Destroyed by fire and rebuilt, enlarged and expanded, it bears witness to the power and independence of Salzburg's archbishops.

Picture: cathedral covered in snow.
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Links: www2.salzburg.info
By: DonMartini
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@ 2008-03-01 13:32:29
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