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  • 26. The Royal Opera House

    4.5 out of 5 stars

    I love opera, so when traveling to Stockholm, we visited the Royal Opera. We listened to opera, Verdi's "A Masked Ball." This theater is smaller than our Mariinsky Opera House. And our opera...

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  • 27. Gamla Stan (The Old Town)

    The old part of Stockholm is known as Gamla Stan.It is a maze of winding streets,with all sorts of different architecture.The best way to experience the area is just to take a wander and see what you...

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  • 28. Skeppsholmen

    4.5 out of 5 stars

    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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  • 29. 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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  • 30. 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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  • 31. Skogskyrkogården

    4 out of 5 stars

    As a UNESCO World Heritage site spotter, I simply had to visit Skogskyrkogården. Unlike many other UNESCO cultural properties, however, this is not a site that will blow you away. Its charms are...

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  • 32. 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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  • 33. Tyska Kyrkan - German Church

    4 out of 5 stars

    The former church of St Gertrud, one of the two large churches in Gamla Stan, is the parish church of the German-speaking community. German influence was strong. In the late middle ages the Hansa...

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  • 34. Walking

    This is a great and easy way to see Stockholm – and it really is free though it’s only reasonable to tip the guides. Our first tour was of the modern Stockholm. Our guide was Ryan – an Aussie with a...

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  • 35. Hötorget Market

    3.5 out of 5 stars

    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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  • 36. Naturhistoriska Riksmuseet - Museum of Natural History

    4.5 out of 5 stars

    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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  • 37. Kungsholmen

    4 out of 5 stars

    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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  • 38. Kungliga Slottet (Royal Palace)

    The new palace was built in the 17th century on the site of the original Tre Kroner castle. It is the largest royal palace still in use for its original purpose and has 608 rooms. Its royal treasury...

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  • 39. Gustav Vasa Church

    3.5 out of 5 stars

    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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  • 40. 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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  • 41. Boat Tours

    4 out of 5 stars

    There are many companies offering scenic boat trips of Stockholm,and it is interesting to see the city from a different perspective.Trips leave from stromkajen,by the grand hotel,and vary in length...

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  • 42. 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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  • 43. Moderna Museet

    4 out of 5 stars

    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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  • 44. Livrustkammaren - Armour Museum

    We have just completed the Adult's clothing and now we are in the Children's area, where on display, is what the Royal children wore during the ages. On display was Adolf Fredrik and Lovisa Ulrika's...

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  • 45. Medeltidsmuseet - Museum of Medieval

    4.5 out of 5 stars

    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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  • 46. The House of Nobility

    3.5 out of 5 stars

    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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  • 47. Junibacken

    4 out of 5 stars

    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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  • 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. Katarina Church

    The main church of Södermalm is the majestic baroque Katarina Kyrka, built in 1656 - 1695. Its yellow walls and the high dome are visible from afar across the lake due to the location on top of the...

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  • 50. Hedvig Eleonora Church

    The Hedvig Eleonora Church and surrounding old cemetery is like a peaceful oasis in the middle of a busy city centre for a traveller to sit for a while. There is a small cafe, too. Named after a...

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