Obersalzberg is a mountainside retreat situated above the market town of in , . Located about 120 kilometres southeast of , close to the border with , it is best known as the site of Adolf Hitler's former mountain…

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The was Adolf Hitler's home in the Obersalzberg of the near , , Germany. Photo: Heinrich Hoffmann (photographer), CC BY-SA 3.0 de.

Dokumentation Obersalzberg is a museum in the Obersalzberg resort near , providing information on the use of the mountainside retreat by Nazi leaders, especially Hitler who regularly spent time in this area beginning in 1928. Photo: Werudolf, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Photo: Ratzer, CC BY-SA 4.0.

The Kehlsteinhaus is a Third Reich–era building erected atop the summit of the , a rocky outcrop that rises above Obersalzberg near the town of . Photo: Florian S., CC BY-SA 3.0.

Localities in the Area

is a small, picturesque and historic town in the southeast of the state of , within a small enclave surrounded on three sides by the border. Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 4.0.

Schönau am Königssee is a municipality in the district of in the state of . is situated 5 km southwest of Obersalzberg. Photo: Geolina163, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is a municipality in the district of in in . is situated 6 km west of Obersalzberg. Photo: Papa1234, CC BY-SA 3.0.


47.6307° or 47° 37' 50.5" north
13.0418° or 13° 2' 30.4" east
Open Location Code
941 metres (3,087 feet)
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node 476445399
Geo­Names ID
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Also Known As

  • Arabic: أوبيرسالزبرج
  • Bulgarian: Оберзалцберг
  • Chinese: 上萨尔兹堡
  • Chinese: 上萨尔茨堡
  • Chinese: 上萨尔茨堡山
  • Chinese: 上薩爾斯堡
  • Chinese: 上薩爾茨堡
  • Chinese: 上薩爾茨堡山
  • Chinese: 上薩爾茨山
  • Chinese: 上薩爾茲堡
  • Chinese: 奧巴西斯伯
  • Czech: Obersalzberg
  • Danish: Obersalzberg
  • Dutch: Obersalzberg
  • Egyptian Spoken Arabic: جبل اوبيرسالزبرج
  • Esperanto: Obersalzberg
  • Finnish: Obersalzberg
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  • German: Obersalzberg
  • Hebrew: אוברזלצברג
  • Hungarian: Obersalzberg
  • Italian: Obersalzberg
  • Japanese: オーバーザルツベルク
  • Korean: 오버잘츠베르크
  • Malay (generic): Obersalzberg
  • Norwegian: Obersalzberg
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Obersalzberg
  • Portuguese: Obersalzberg
  • Spanish: Obersalzberg
  • Swedish: Obersalzberg
  • Turkish: Obersalzberg

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