S. Zweig, A. Toscanini and B. Walter, Salzburg 1934
S. Zweig, A. Toscanini and B. Walter, Salzburg 1934
Original letter by Stefan Zweig
Original letter by Stefan Zweig

Stefan Zweig's grandfather (on the mother's side) was the joint owner and resident of the bulding now housing the Legge Museum, which is why one of its rooms is fully dedicated to the world-famous author and the music life of his time. Stefan Zweig collected music manuscripts (he also owned a few by Schubert), received important impressions from Mahler's engagement at the Vienna Hofoper and was friends with Ferruccio Busoni, Alban Berg, Arturo Toscanini and Bruno Walter. for Richard Strauss, he wrote the libretto for the opera Die schweigsame Frau

Opening hours 2024

28 April - 1 May
16 - 23 June
12 - 14 July
25 August - 1 September
3 - 6 October

daily from 10:00 - 17:00

We are happy to open the museum for groups and individuals on appointment (to be made on the previous work day, at the latest).

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This museum is made possible thanks to a private donation.

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