The "Museum of Modern Art" is located on the "Mönchsberg" which can be accessed by an elevator. In addition to modern art, the museum also shows contemporary art. The museum is one of the best art museums in Austria. You will have a great view from the terrace of the cafe on the Salzburg fortess.
The "Salzburg Museum" in the "New Residence" shows art and cultural history of the city and the province of Salzburg. The permanent exhibition "Mythos Salzburg" represents the rise of Salzburg to the baroque city we see today. Exchange exhibitions highlight various aspects of the city and the region. The "Salzburg Museum" received the European Prize "Museum of the Year" in 2009.