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Stockholm Panoramic Sightseeing Tour
"Step aboard your modern air-conditioned coach in central Stockholm at your choice of the available departure times. Then relax into your comfortable seat and set off on your 75-minute tour with no frustrating waits to pick up or drop off passengers along the way. Put on your supplied headphones and listen to the informative audio commentary as you drive past Stockholm's best-known landmarks. See the handsome Stockholm Royal Palace (Kun and delve into a pretty corner of Gamla Stan to admire its 18th-century houses and cobbled lanes. Enjoy the scenery too as you pass through the picturesque island of Långholmen
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Stockholm Red Bus 24h Hop-On Hop-Off Ticket
"Your travel pass is valid for 24 hours allowing you to plan your own itinerary making the tour one of the easiest and most affordable ways to explore the city’s must-see attractions and activities at your own pace! The tour is entertaining and informative with digitally recorded commentaries The Vasa Museum City Hall Old Town Ice Bar and many many more must sees around the city.All passengers receive new earphones the first time they use their tickets."""
From EUR27.00
 
The Old Town Tour of Stockholm
"Old town or “Gamla stan” as it is known locally is by far the most mythical and legendary neighbourhood in all of Stockholm. As the city’s historical center this is where you find out about ancient events and hear fascinating stories and tales that would last for a lifetime! With this tour its like you step in to a time machine and are whisked back to the to middle ages where noblemen princesses and dukes roamed the streets. Come find out about the Stockholm Blood Bath the cannonball wedged in house façade and the legend of S:t George and the Dragon.. The tour last for 2 hours The walking distance is around 15 km Bringing a camera is encouraged! Tours are always in English or Swedish Tours start at 03:00PM Wednesdays
From SEK400.00

Storkyrkan - The Great Church Tips (49)

Stockholm's Cathedral

Stockholm’s Cathedral, known as the Storkyrkan, or ‘Great Church’, is situated at the highest point of Gamla Stan near the Royal Palace.This Lutheran brick built structure replaced the original church...
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EasyMalc
Oct 04, 2016

The Parhelion Painting

On the 20th April 1535 a strange phenomenon occurred above the Stockholm sky. Six rings of light with sun dogs (phantom suns) were observed, and as was often the case in these situations, it was...
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EasyMalc
Oct 04, 2016

St. George and the Dragon

The sculpture of St George and the Dragon in the Storkyrkan is an absolute gem.It was commissioned by Sten Sture the Elder who fought off the Danes in 1471, and who was no doubt comparing himself with...
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EasyMalc
Oct 03, 2016

Storkyrkan - The Royal Cathedral

Storkyrkan is the main church and tightly connected with the Swedish kings. Sweden's lutheran church is a state church with the king as its head. Royal ceremonies take place inside this church. Over...
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Kathrin_E
Oct 13, 2014

The Great Church inside and out

If you go for a walk in the Old Town of Stockholm, don't miss this lovely old church between the Royal Palace and Nobel Museum. The exterior is rather modest but the inside is truly why they call it...
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Zirpsis
Apr 13, 2014

St. Nicolas Church

The St. Nicolas Church (Sankt Nikolai kyrka), which is also known as the Great Church (Storkyrka), is the oldest church in Stockholm's old town (Gamla Stan). Its history dates back to the 13th century...
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HORSCHECK
Dec 07, 2013

Grand Church in Stockholm

Sankt Nikolai kyrka (Church of St. Nicholas), most commonly known as Storkyrkan (The Great Church) and Stockholms domkyrka (Stockholm Cathedral), is the oldest church in Gamla Stan, the old town in...
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yvgr
May 01, 2012

THE STORKYRKAN - GREAT CHURCH

The Storkyrkan (Great Church) was built in 1306 at the site of a small chapel dedicated to St. Nicholas. This Church, which is now a Cathedral, is where Princess Victoria was married in 2010.To me, it...
balhannah
Feb 05, 2012

Storkyrkan interior

As well as St George & the Dragon there are a few other points of interest within this beautiful cathedral. These include a 600 year old bronze candelabra which sits in front of the prized silver...
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hevbell
Oct 09, 2011

Storkyrkan

Storkyrkan is Sankt Nikolai kyrka (Church of St. Nicholas) and it is the oldest church in Gamla Stan dated 1279. This Gothic church is situated next to the Royal Palace. In interior you can see the...
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ruki
Dec 06, 2010

Storkyrkan - St George & The Dragon

The interior of the Storkyrkan contains some interesting artifacts but the most famous is the huge St George & The Dragon sculpture. It was made by Berndt Notke of Lubeck, from materials that...
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hevbell
Mar 15, 2010

Storkyrkan

Stockholms main cathedral is Storkyrkan which is located in Gamla Stan, right beside the Royal Palace at the top of Slottsbaken. Its been a cathedral since 1942 but its believed that the cities...
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Mar 15, 2010
 
 
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Things to Do Near Storkyrkan - The Great Church

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Kungliga Slottet - Royal Palace

There is ONE THING that should be done when in Stockholm. Visit of the royal palace when the "musical" ride" is in progress. This entertaining activity includes horse riders performance who are very...
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Finska Kyrkan - Finnish Church

The yellow building , although small, was originally an indoor tennis court which Fredrik I gave to the Finnish community of Stockholm in the 1740s to be used as a church. It is now used as a...
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Riddar Huset - The House of Nobility

The baroque Riddarhuset was the meeting point of Swedish nobility. It was built in the 1640. Four architects were involved, and they used Dutch architecture as model for their design. The gable is...
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Tyska Kyrkan - German Church

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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Medeltidsmuseet - Museum of Medieval

There are so many lovely building's in Stockholm, a lot of them housing Museum's! Well, the Museum of Medieval Stockholm was in another. Step back into medieval Stockholm, with its brick houses,...
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Dansmuseet - 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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Getting to Storkyrkan - The Great Church

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Trångsund 1, 111 29 Stockholm

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