The Mozartfest Würzburg was founded in 1922 and is an annual four-week festival of classical music in the beautiful city of Würzburg. The Festival is held in the building and the gardens of UNESCO World Heritage Würzburg Residence.
The Mozartfest Würzburg is Germany’s oldest Mozart Festival. It ranks among the most well-known festivals of classical music in the German-speaking world. Mozart’s masterpieces in more than 60 concerts are performed by internationally renowned symphony orchestras each year between May and July. It is a mixture of indoor and open-air concerts in the unique atmosphere of Würzburg Residence and its court gardens. Today between 20,000 and 30,000 people from all over the world visit Würzburg to join this musical event.