To see Stockholm

The monuments of Stockholm

To not miss anything of Stockholm: top places, all geolocated monuments, audio-guides and itineraries. Do Tours lists authentic sites to see

Visiter Stortorget

Stortorget

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It is the oldest square in the city, the center of the medieval town, meeting point and market square. However, it had...

Visiter Historiska Museet

Historiska Museet

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The History Museum was opened in 1943. On the ground floor, it features objects from prehistory, including the skeleton...

Visiter Stadshuset

Stadshuset

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The Town Hall was built between 1911 and 1923 on the plans of Ragnar Östberg. The base plane is substantially...

Visiter Kungliga Operan (Royal Swedish Opera)

Kungliga Operan (Royal Swedish Opera)

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King Gustav III built a first opera between 1775 and 1782 by Carl Fredrik Adelcrantz. It was in this building that the...

Visiter Nobel Museet

Nobel Museet

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The Nobel Museum is located on the ground floor of the Börshüset, seat of the Swedish Academy. It was opened in 2001 on...

Visiter Castle of Drottningholm

Castle of Drottningholm

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In 1580, King John III built a castle on this island of Lake Mälar for his wife. It was destroyed by a fire in 1661;...

Visiter Riddarholmskyrkan

Riddarholmskyrkan

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The church of Riddarsholmen is a former abbey church, built in 1270 under the reign of Magnus Ladulås, which contains...

Visiter The boat Vasa

The boat Vasa

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King Gustavus Adolph II (1594-1632), of the Vasa dynasty, ordered the construction of this ship, which was to be the...

Visiter Djurgarden

Djurgarden

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It is a 279-hectare parkland with only 800 inhabitants, but it is home to a large part of the city'...

Visiter Tyska Kyrka

Tyska Kyrka

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The building which houses the German church was at first the seat of the guild of St. Gertrude belonging to the...

Visiter Nordiska Museet

Nordiska Museet

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The Nordic Museum presents the cultural history of the country and its various ethnic groups, from the 16th c. nowadays....

Visiter Castle Drottningholm: gardens

Castle Drottningholm: gardens

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There are three complementary gardens. The French baroque garden, created in 1640 by Ticino the Younger: it was to...

Visiter Gamla Stan

Gamla Stan

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The Old Town is largely on the island of Stadsholmen and to a lesser extent on the islands of Riddarholmen and...

Visiter Kungliga Slottet (Royal Palace)

Kungliga Slottet (Royal Palace)

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This royal palace was the official residence of the royal family; It is now partly the workplace of the king and since...

Visiter Kungliga Slottet: architecture

Kungliga Slottet: architecture

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The main part of the castle is made up of four baroque or rococo wings which surround an almost square courtyard of 115...

Visiter Storkyrkan

Storkyrkan

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The Great Church or Saint Nicholas Church is a Protestant Lutheran church since 1527; The kings of Sweden were crowned...

Visiter National Museum

National Museum

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It was founded in 1792 thanks to the donations of King Gustav III and Count Carl Gustav Tessin. But the building that...

Visiter Skogskyrkogarden

Skogskyrkogarden

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This wooded cemetery belongs to the World Heritage of Unesco. It is a creation of the architects Gunnar Asplund and...

Visiter Kungliga Dramatiska Teatern

Kungliga Dramatiska Teatern

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It was King Gustav III who, in 1788, created the Royal Dramatic Theater after creating the Opera House in 1782....

Visiter Strandvägen

Strandvägen

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Beginning in 1854, the possibility of creating a prestigious boulevard at this point along the quay, bordered by trees...

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