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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
 
Stockholm Shore Excursion: Stockholm City Hop-On Hop-Off Tour
"This Stockholm shore excursion is the perfect way to explore Sweden's capital at your leisure while your ship is in port. Choose a 24-hour ticket and customize your sightseeing itinerary to your interests and pace. Board the open-top double-decker bu and enjoy commentary as you drive through the city. The buses are equipped with retractable roofs to protect you from poor weather conditions and there is complimentary Wi-Fi on board.Visit the Vasa Museum Old Town the Royal Palace the Abba Museum City Hall
From SEK300.00
 
Stockholm Shore Excursion: Stockholm Panoramic Sightseeing Tour
"While you’re in port see Stockholm’s best attractions on this 1.5-hour sightseeing tour of the city. This shore excursion will take you past the city’s most famous buildings and panoramic views including a stop at Fjallgatan where the view of Stockholm's islands and waterways is truly beautiful.Sights you’ll see include Royal Palace City Hall Archipelago Vasa museum
From SEK300.00

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Vallby Friluftsmuseum

Ytterligare ett av dessa friluftsmuseer som ska spegla orten historia och kultur, och så till vida fungerar det. Speciellt spännande är däremot dessa miniskansen runt om i landet, men fyller säkert en...
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The Västerås museum of art

Next to the Town Hall you can find the Västerås museum of art (Västerås Konstmuseum). The museum is located in the old court house of 1860. The museum exhibitions mainly cover contemporary Swedish and...
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sim1
Apr 04, 2011

Open air museum

I found this kind of museums to be popular in Scandinavia -- at least in Sweden and Finland. This is a vast extension of land with a collection of old wooden houses from different parts of Sweden....
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Jan 15, 2008

Statue of workers cycling home from ABB

After this short introduction of Västerås, let's go into town and have a look around. Let me start with this statue called 'The ASEA-strömmen' (ASEA-current) which shows a characteristic Västerås...
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sim1
Jan 23, 2006

Lake Mälaren boat trip

Summertime, there are several to chose from. One of the most popular (and regular) is to go to the island of Elba (yes!) with the old steamer Elba :-) There are bigger islands too and on those, you...
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Aug 27, 2004

Västerås Castle and County Museum

The castle might not be full of turrets and drawbridges, but it is older than it looks and was the scene for the famous "Västerås parliament" held here. Today, it is used as the home for the county...
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Aug 27, 2004
 
 
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Anundshög Viking heritage

It is common to find runestones all around Lake Mälaren and in other places, but nowhere else can you find both a runestone, five burial mounds and five ship settings in one and the same place. Not...
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Aug 27, 2004

Statue at the Town Hall

This statue takes a prominent place at the city hall. You have to look up though, otherwise you will miss seeing it, as it is high up in the sky. But if you look up, you can't miss seeing this gold...
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Nov 03, 2003

The proba... a school jail?!

This is a picture of the proba, just south of the cathedral. Proba is the old Latin word for school jail, and that is what this place was for! The jail was build by Johannes Rudbeckius and the...
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Nov 03, 2003

King Erik XIV

This is the sarcophagus of King Erik XIV, son of Gustav Vasa. King Erik XIV was brought back to Västerås after having died in 1577. He was a prisoner of his brother, King Johan III. The legend goes...
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Nov 03, 2003

The cathedral

It's time to say goodbye to Kyrkbacken and have a look at the cathedral of Västerås. If you visit Västerås you have to take a look at the cathedral! The oldest parts of the cathedral are from the...
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Nov 03, 2003

Kyrkbacken, the old town

IIt's fun to walk around in Kyrkbacken and just wander around through the winding streets of this old part of town. Kyrkbacken is not far from the city centre, it is just behind the cathedral, so it's...
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Nov 03, 2003

Kyrkbacken, the old town

This is one of the little streets in an area called Kyrkbacken and my favourite area of Västerås. In this part of the city you can see the oldest buildings of Västerås. The timber houses date back to...
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Nov 03, 2003

Djäkneberget

Not far from the city centre is a park called Djäkneberget. Djäkneberget is a hill and lays just a couple of hundred meters to the west of the cathedral and the town square. In former times the park...
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Nov 03, 2003

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