The University of Salzburg ( German: Universität Salzburg ), also known as the Paris Lodron University of Salzburg ( Paris-Lodron-Universität Salzburg, PLUS), is an Austrian public university in Salzburg municipality, Salzburg state, named after its founder, Prince-Archbishop Paris Lodron.What happened to the Benedictine University of Salzburg?
Benedictine University. After Salzburg was annexed by the Kingdom of Bavaria in 1810, however, the university was closed on 24 December and replaced by a Lyzeum college with sections for divinity and philosophy, as well as a school for medicine and surgery. After the Napoleonic Wars, Salzburg became part of the Austrian Empire.What is Salzburg famous for?
Due to its wonderful scenery, its many sitesof historical importance and its music festivals Salzburg is one of the most beautiful cities in the world. Not only that: Salzburg is a university city with a tradition. In 1622 the university was founded by and named after Prince Archbishop Paris Lodron.