Anbetung der Hirten (Stangenaufsatz, 18. Jhd.) Kunstsammlungen der Erzabtei St. Peter

Small Christmas exhibition in the St. Peter’s Long Gallery and Cathedral Museum

Since the 4th century, the birth of Christ has been celebrated in the roman church on 25 december – according to the julian calendar on the day of the winter solstice, thus affirming the turning point for humanity with the arrival of the Saviour.

The small Christmas exhibition in the Long Gallery St. Peter and Cathedral Museum uses nativity scenes, paintings and sculptures to tell episodes from the Christmas story.


Programme tip: Guided tour (in German) with tower bells and delicacies from the Christmas market.
Guided tour in a foreign language on request

You can expect:

  • a guided tour of the Lange Galerie and the Cathedral Museum with a Christmas focus
  • the traditional Salzburg tower-blowing from an unusual perspective on the DomQuartier’s cathedral terrace
  • Delicacies of the Salzburg Christmas Market


Thursdays from 5.30 p.m. onwards
24 November and 1, 8, 15 and 22 December 2022

Meeting place: Residenzgalerie, DomQuartier at the 3rd floor

Registration required

+43 662 8042 2109  or

>> alle aktuellen Veranstaltungen im DomQuartier finden Sie hier.