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  • 26. Skeppsholmen

    Skeppsholmen is a small island reached by bridge from Blasieholmen. Many moons ago it was a Swedish Navy base and many of the building still in existence today were once used as barracks and storage....

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  • 27. Haga Park

    Hagaparken is a key part of Stockholm's Ekoparken -- the world's first national city park. It is a wide green space with vast lawns that will be appreciated by picnickers and sunbathers, but also...

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  • 28. Gustav Adolfs Torg

    Gustav Adolfs Torg is an important square in Stockholm's city centre. An equestrian statue of King Gustav II Adolfstands in the middle of the square. It was erected in the middle of the square in 1796...

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  • 29. Moderna Museet

    I have visited many modern art museums, they are different, modern is quite flexible word when speaking about Art. I was a little bit curious in advance, Swede's thinking is sometimes so "modern" :)...

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  • 30. Birka

    One of the best places in Sweden if you are interested in vikings and who they were, but only accessible in summer during the archaeological digs unless you have your own boat. The old viking...

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  • 31. Shopping

    Queen street, easier to say than Drottninggatan Street, is the major pedestrian street in Stockholm. Drottninggatan is in honour of Queen Christina, who ruled from 1632 to 1654. I found the street...

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  • 32. Junibacken

    Junibacken is a kid's paradise! There are lots of different exhibits that are totally child friendly; you don't have to worry about them getting hurt or breaking something. There is a "train" ride...

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  • 33. Royal Guard

    The Changing of the Royal Guard takes place once a day in the summer and a couple of times a week in the winter. It is a solemn event complete with a military band march through the outer courtyard of...

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  • 34. Naturhistoriska Riksmuseet - Museum of Natural History

    The Swedish Museum of Natural History offers knowledge about nature and man's surroundings. Adults 70 kr. Free admission for children and young people aged up to 18 For more information visit the...

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  • 35. Hot-Air Balloons

    If you want to see the town from another prespective you should consider taking a trip with some of the many hot-air balloons that is floating over the town in the evenings. Stockholm is actually one...

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  • 36. Medeltidsmuseet - Museum of Medieval

    Next stop is the Medeltidsmuseum (The Museum of Medieval Stockholm). The museum isn't very hard to find: when you are in front of the Riksdagshuset )Parlement Building) cross the road and take the...

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  • 37. Östermalm

    On our football trip in October 2013 we also took the chance to check out the historic Olympic Stadium, which was inaugurated in 1912 for the summer Olympic Games. The rather small red brick stadium...

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  • 38. Tyska Kyrkan - German Church

    The German Church (of Tyska kyrkan in Swedish) is sometimes referred to as the St. Gertrude Church. It is a mixture of gothic and baroque style and you can find it in the heart of Stockholm's Old...

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  • 39. Boat Tours

    This pleasant 50 minute tour works its way from Gamla Stan to South Djurgården, through a seldom-used canal, then back around Djurgården, finishing the round trip just outside the Grand Hotel....

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  • 40. Globen - Globe Arena

    Globen is the world largest hemispherical building (Wikipedia). The building has diameter of 110 meters (361 feet) and an inner height of 85 meters (279 feet). It has capacity for 16.000 spectators...

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  • 41. The House of Nobility

    Between the Gamla Stan and the island of Riddarholmen you can admire the beautiful and historic "Riddarhuset". The Riddarhuset, translated as "The House of Nobility" or sometimes as the "House of...

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  • 42. Katarina Church

    There was panic some years ago when the church suffered an arson attack and was destroyed. It has been rebuilt to its former glory and is a sure landmark on Söder with its cheerful, yellow facade....

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  • 43. Walking

    A wonderful idea of doing something special is hiring a private guide to walk you around, f.ex. in Gamla Stan like we did. Since we were five travelling together, we paid around SEK 400.- per person...

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  • 44. Gustav Vasa Church

    No, this church is not famous for anything particular - I just like the building. Named after Sweden's most famous king, you will most certainly walk past it if you stay in the area around Odenplan. I...

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  • 45. Hötorget Market

    Things are changing according to globalization and probably more to EU legistlation. I remember the times when the market was run by Swedish sellers but nowadays the area is full of similar Southern...

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  • 46. Kungsholmen

    The kungholmstorget (square of Kungholmen) is located in the same quarter. At the end of the 18th c. at the edge of the water, there was a little harbour. 100 years later, the Graham brothers started...

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  • 47. Postal Museum

    Only a fractions of the museum's collections of 90.000 letters, 4.000.000 stamps, 17.000 other exhibits, 130.000 photographs, drawings, maps, picture postcards etc. are on display! There is a lot of...

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  • 48. Klara Kyrka - Klara Church

    The church of Sainta Clara in the Klara quarters of the city is interesting not only in a general ecclesiastical way but also in that it lies in between the Central station and the infamous Plattan at...

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  • 49. Högalid Church

    Up on the hills of Söder, Högalid Church is easy to spot with its twin towers. Those towers actually hold different rooms themselves and are not just ordinary. The church was built in 1916-23 and the...

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  • 50. Dance Museum

    Dansmuseet in english means "museum of Dance, Theatre, Art and Photography." Something in Stockholm for FREE. The Museum is located in the magnificent bank building to the left in the photo. What...

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