The mediaeval Festung Hohensalzburg [Hohensalzburg Fortress], which stands on a hill overlooking the Old Town, offers students a historically charged ambience to work in. The studios are in the former grain store within the Fortress precinct.
Accessibility The classes in the Fortress can be reached on foot from the Nonnberggasse, Kaigasse and Festungsgasse, or by the funicular railway from the station in the Festungsgasse (Old Town). The Festungsbahn (funicular) runs at 10-minute intervals daily, 9 a.m. - 10 p.m. Tickets (daily, weekly and monthly) are on sale at the entrance (at students' own expense). The Fortress is not accessible to people with impaired mobility.
Shop IVO HAAS provides a shop for the sale of artists’ materials for Summer Academy students. Opening hours: Monday - Thursday 9.30 a.m. - 1 p.m.
Lunch in the "Taverne" Lunch from Hermann-liefert is served from Monday to Friday in the "Taverne", about 200 meters next to the Summer Academy. Please order by 2 p.m. for the next day via this Order-form, where you see the weekly menu. Meals are served from 12.30 – 1.30 p.m. in the "Taverne". All meals are vegetarian and made fresh. Hermann-liefert uses mainly organic ingrediens from regional producers. Moreover everything is made in their own kitchen down to the bread and buns. No artificial flavours and colouring. Each lunch costs € 5,40. The payment is accepted on site and in cash.
Library Opening hours: Monday - Thursday 3 - 5 p.m. and by arrangement (in the office or by e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org) Consult: www.biblioweb.at/isbk
Common room with internet access for students
KIEFER STEINBRUCH, FÜRSTENBRUNN
Address: Steinbruch Untersberg der Marmor Kiefer GmbH Fürstenbrunn 5082 Grödig
The commercially operated Kiefer Steinbruch [Quarry] in Fürstenbrunn is at the foot of the Untersberg, to the south of Salzburg. Classes in the quarry offer students a combination of working and living in natural surroundings. Students and teachers generally live and work together in the former workers' housing, with a large dormitory for the students. Catering is organised communally in the kitchen and dining premises. Dormitory accommodation: € 7.- per night.
Accessibility Fürstenbrunn is about 10 km south of Salzburg. Bus no. 21 (approx. 30 min. from Salzburg), then a 15-minute walk.
There is a small showroom on the ground floor of the main house.