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Riddarholmskyrkan

Critics' choice
Attractions

The black, lattice-work spire of Riddarholmskyrkan is one of Stockholm's most distinctive sights, visible from all over the city. Construction on the church...

Birger Jarls Torg
Major venue

Riksdagshuset

Attractions, Tours

Free 50-minute guided tours of the Riksdagshuset are given in Swedish, English and German. The guides are exceptionally well informed and the tour is...

Riksgatan 3A
Free

Rosendals Slott

Attractions

King Karl XIV Johan's summer retreat, this light yellow building with grey pillars is designed in the Empire style, its wall paintings and decorative scheme...

Rosendalsvägen

Rum för Barn, Kulturhuset

Attractions

The 'Room for Kids' on the fourth floor of Kulturhuset, the city's main cultural centre, is dedicated to activities for children aged up to 12. The...

4th floor, Kulturhuset, Sergels Torg
Free

Skansen

Critics' choice
Attractions, Museums, Restaurants & cafés

Founded in 1891 by Artur Hazelius, also responsible for the Nordiska Museet, Skansen is a one-stop cultural tour of Sweden. The 150-plus traditional...

Djurgårdsslätten 49-51
Major venue

Skansen Akvariet

Attractions

Some of the smallest monkeys you've ever seen are on show in this zoo and aquarium inside Skansen. Bright orange tamarins and pygmy marmosets hang from...

Djurgårdsslätten 49-51

St Clara Kyrka

Attractions

The copper spire of this brick 16th-century church across from Central Station rises from a cluster of dull, box-like 1960s buildings. St Clara Kyrka was...

Klara Östra Kyrkogata 7
Free

St Jacobs Kyrka

Attractions

This newly renovated, red church overlooking Kungsträdgården was commissioned in 1588 by King Johan III. The project was abandoned four years later when...

Västra Trädgårdsgatan 2
Free

Stadshuset

Critics' choice
Attractions, Restaurants & cafés

The City Hall (1923), Stockholm's most prominent landmark, stands imposingly on the northern shore of the bay of Riddarfjärden. A massive red-brick...

Hantverkargatan 1
Major venue

Stockholmsmoskén

Attractions

The conversion of Katarinastation, a former power station, into Stockholm's first mosque led to heated architectural debates. Prior to its inauguration in...

Kapellgränd 10
Free

Storkyrkan

Attractions

Dating from the mid 13th century, 'the Great Church' is the oldest congregational church in Stockholm and the site of past coronations and royal weddings. A...

Storkyrkobrinken
Major venue

Thielska Galleriet

Critics' choice
Attractions, Museums

Wealthy banker and art collector Ernest Thiel built this palatial waterside home on the eastern tip of Djurgården in the early 1900s. The eclectically...

Sjötullsbacken 6

Tyska Kyrkan

Attractions

At the height of the Hanseatic League, when Stockholm had strong trade links with Germany, many German merchants settled in this area of Gamla Stan. They...

Svartmangatan 16A
Free