Have a look backstage

Fascination, illusion, artistry & tradition

This gem of UNESCO cultural heritage reveals its secrets and for the first time offers guided tours taking you behind the scenes.

  • Experience the century-old art of the Salzburg marionette tradition distinguished by
  • Look around backstage – the inner sanctum of any theatre.
  • Observe the puppeteers at close quarters as they practise their prizewinning skills.
  • Learn the whole history of this time-honoured Salzburg cultural institution.
  • Feel like a true Salzburg prince-archbishop – enjoy the imposing ambience of the neo-baroque rooms in the heart of Salzburg's Old Town.
  • Shake hands with a surprisingly lifelike marionette.

Guided tours for groups of up to 30 persons.

Monday to Friday between 9 am and 1 pm. Duration approx. 30 minutes.

Group price minimum € 160.–. Please book at least one week in advance under +43 662 87 24 06 or info@marionetten.at.

We look forward to welcoming you.


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