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Museums & Art

ABBA The Museum

ABBA The Museum is more than an ordinary museum. Naturally, the members’ costumes, gold records, original items, memorabilia, and much, much more are here.


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Monuments, Flora & Fauna

Blockhusudden’s Lighthouse

The lighthouse at Blockhusudden lies just off the coast and was installed in 1905. It became an AGA lighthouse in 1912 after Gustaf Dalén’s invention, a sun valve, was installed.


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Stage & Entertainment

Circus

Cirkus has over the years become an all-activity house with events like concerts, shows, Live TV-productions, gala dinners, conferences and especially theater and musical performances.


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Museums & Art, Stage & Entertainment

Djurgården church

Djurgården church has activities all year with worship, theological discussions and art exhibitions. During the summer, the church’s garden becomes a delightful café where everyone is welcome!


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Sightseeing

Djurgårdsboden

Rent a bike at Djurgårdsboden and experience Royal Djurgården by bike! In Djurgårdsboden’s boutique, located just below Cirkus, you can buy sunglasses, hats, souvenirs and gifts – as well as helium balloons that comes in fun figures for the kids.


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Sightseeing

Djurgårdslinjen

Djurgårdslinjen (the Djurgården Line) is operated by members of the volunteer association Svenska Spårvägssällskapets (the Swedish Tramway Society’s) Stockholm chapter.


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Monuments, Flora & Fauna

Freedom Gate

At Manilla holme, just by the water, you can find a monument, eight metres high, in grey granite. The Freedom Gate monument was erected i...
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Museums & Art

Friends of Handicraft

Handarbetets Vänner (“Friends of Handicraft”) is a centre for education, production and development of advanced textiles and design.


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Amusement Park, Stage & Entertainment

Gröna Lund

Experience the change at Gröna Lund – the place where the unbelievable becomes true, old turns young, the smallest one is the bravest and up is mostly down. Everyone is welcome and a day at Gröna Lund is always filled with joy and laughter.


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Monuments, Flora & Fauna

Gustaf Fröding’s Statue

The sculpture of the Swedish author and poet Gustav Fröding is located by Djurgårdsbron where he is gazing towards his last home, Villa Gröndal.


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Monuments, Flora & Fauna

Isbladskärret

Isbladskärret is an excellent bird-watching lake where the mute swan, gadwall, tufted duck, geese, peewit and heron, among other species, can be found.


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Museums & Art, Stage & Entertainment

Junibacken

Junibacken is a house full of experiences with a focus on children’s literature. Take a ride with the Story Train, meet famous story figures such as Alfie Atkins, Festus and Mercury.


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Monuments, Flora & Fauna

Kaknästonet

Kaknästornet is a TV tower located at Gärdet in the Royal National City Park. The name Kaknäs comes from the medieval name for the south-...
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Monuments, Flora & Fauna

Karl X Gustav’s Equestrian statue

In front of the entrance of the Nordic museums stands an equestrian statue of to Charles X Gustav whom were king of Sweden between 1654 and 1660. It is one of ten classical equestrian statues in Sweden. Charles X Gustav is mostly famous for the March across the Belts as well as the Treaty of Roskilde which ended the Second Northern War between Sweden and Denmark-Norway.


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Museums & Art

Liljevalchs

Liljevalchs displays art and design in no less than four large exhibitions each year. Every spring Liljevalchs hosts the well-known juried Spring Salon exhibition.


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Monuments, Flora & Fauna

Memorial monument for the 2004 Tsunami catastrophe

At the southern part of beautiful Djurgården, at Blockhusudden, you can find a memorial dedicated to the 2004 Tsunami catastrophe. The memorial is dedicated to those who lost their lives in the Tsunami. It’s also meant to be a mutual place for survivors, next of kin and relatives. 


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Museums & Art

Nordiska museet

Nordiska museet (The Nordic Museum) hosts exhibitions in fashion, folk art, the Sami people, jewellery, Swedish interiors and traditions.


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Monuments, Flora & Fauna

Norway’s Thanks Memorial

The memorial ‘Norway’s Thanks’ was handed over by the Norwegian King Olav V on 14th June 1983, as an official gratitude for the Swedish support during the Second World War.


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Maritime & Engineering

Nya Djurgårdsvarvet

Between Beckholmen and Gröna Lund you will find Nya Djurgårdsvarvet, one of Stockholms newest destinations.


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Sightseeing

Ocean Bus

With Ocean Bus you can experience Stockholm from both land and water in one single vehicle – an amphibious bus!


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Stage & Entertainment

Parkteatern Galärparken

Parkteatern is an outdoor theatre, important for all Stockholmers and visitors. The Parkteatern season runs from June until August.


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Museums & Art

Prince Eugen’s Waldemarsudde

Waldemarsudde was originally the home of Prince Eugen (1865-1947), and is now one of Sweden’s most visited art museums. A beautiful park surrounds the museum.


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Sightseeing

Red Sightseeing Boat

Cruise between the islands on a hop-on hop-off sightseeing cruise! Enjoy a beautiful panoramic view of the Stockholm shoreline.


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Sightseeing

Red Sightseeing Bus

See the best of Stockholm, on a hop-on hop-off bus sightseeing tour! Hop on and off the bus as many times as you like at any of the 21 stops around the city.


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Sightseeing

Ressel Rederi

CityLine with M / S Emelie is a private alternative to public transport that runs between Hammarby Sjöstad – Masthamnen (Viking) – Djurgården and Nybroplan.


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Museums & Art

Rosendal Palace

Rosendal Palace was built in the 1820s for King Karl XIV Johan, the first Bernadotte, by one of the leading architects of the time Fredrik Blom. During the summer months the palace is open to visitors for guided tours.


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Sightseeing

Royal Djurgården Tour

Royal Djurgården Tour departs from Nordiska museet and takes you around Royal Djurgården on a guided tour that lasts approximately 50 minutes.


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Monuments, Flora & Fauna, Museums & Art, Stage & Entertainment

Skansen

Founded in 1891, Skansen is the world’s first open-air museum. Visitors to Skansen meet a historical Sweden reflected both in the buildings and their surroundings.


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Monuments, Flora & Fauna, Museums & Art

Skansen Aquarium

Skansen Aquarium is the world’s most unique aquarium, where you can find everything from monkeys, fishes and crocodiles, to scorpions, parrots and frogs. 


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Museums & Art

Snus and Match Museum

The Snus and Match Museum is an industrial and cultural history museum. The museum tells the Swedish snus and match story, a unique and innovative tradition.


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Sightseeing

Strömma boat

With Stromma’s Hop on-hop off-boats you get conveniently to and from Royal Djurgården. During the boat trip “Royal Canal Tour”, you will experience beautiful Royal Djurgården from the water.


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Sightseeing

Strömma bus

With Stromma’s Hop on-hop off-buses you get conveniently to and from Royal Djurgården. Stockholm Excursions offers bus sightseeing at Djurgården and around Stockholm.


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Monuments, Flora & Fauna

The Estonia Memorial

Next to Galärvarvskyrkogården lies the Estonia memorial. The names of the 815 people who lost their lives when the cruise ship Estonia sank in 1994 are engraved on the monument.


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Monuments, Flora & Fauna

The Glacial Erratic at Blockhusudden

Glacial erratics are large rocks that have been transported by ice. It is believed that most of the glacial erratics in Sweden were transported during the most recent ice age. A building of timber and stone known as a “blockhus” was erected here during Gustav Vasa’s reign in the 16th century to protect the approach to Stockholm, giving the point its name.


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Monuments, Flora & Fauna, Sightseeing

The Lovers’ Trail of Crown Princess Victoria and Prince Daniel

Enjoy a romantic walk with someone you care about alongside the beautiful nature of Djurgården. The lover’s trail of Crown Princess Victoria and Prince Daniel follows the outskirts of Isbladskärret and will provide you with an interesting diversifierad nature.


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Maritime & Engineering, Museums & Art

The Maritime Museum

Learn more about human attempts to master the ocean, life on board, trade shipping and exploration trips. Daily guided tours and children’s playroom and workshop.


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Museums & Art

The Museum of Ethnography

The museum contains decades of dreams and achievements by Swedish explorers, collectors, scientists and traders in the artifacts brought back from all corners of the world.


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Museums & Art

The Museum of Spirits

The Museum of Spirits is a unique cultural destination located in two galley sheds dating back to the 18th century.


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Maritime & Engineering, Museums & Art

The National Museum of Science and Technology

At the National Museum of Science and Technology, you can explore and discover how everything fits together. An exciting journey from the infancy of industry to grand visions for the future.


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Museums & Art

The National Sports Museum of Sweden

The National Sports Museum of Sweden at beautiful Royal Djurgården is one of many museums here. See how sport as a sport has developed in Sweden – where play, learning, experiences and stories are the key words.


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Museums & Art

The Police Museum

Learn to think like a forensic scientist. Ride a police motorbike. Discover what is carried on a police officer’s belt, and contemplate what influences your own view of the police.


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Monuments, Flora & Fauna

The Prince Eugen Oak

The Prince Eugen oak is growing in the park to the north of Prince Eugen’s Waldemarsudde. The oak is believed to be the oldest living oak on Djurgården – and in the whole of Stockholm.


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Museums & Art

The Thiel Gallery

The Thiel Gallery is recognised as one of the finest art museums in Sweden and is beautifully set in walled grounds at Blockhusudden in the royal park of Djurgården.


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Maritime & Engineering, Museums & Art

The Vasa Museum

The Vasa Museum houses Vasa, the only preserved 17th century ship in the world. She capsized and sank in Stockholm in 1628. After 333 years on the seabed, the warship was salvaged in 1961.


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Maritime & Engineering, Sightseeing

The Vasa Tour

You can now get a deeper Vasa experience, from the water! The Vasa Tour takes you back to Stockholm in year 1628 by boat, on the same trip as the ship once did before it capsized. You can choose between two starting points, either Nybrokajen or Vasabryggan, and it is guided in both Swedish and English.


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Museums & Art

The Viking Museum – Vikingaliv

Vikingaliv takes you along on a historical journey about the Vikings and their incredible history. Follow Ragnfrid’s Saga, an 11-minute long Viking Ride that will show you parts of the real Viking history.


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Monuments, Flora & Fauna

The Waldemarsudde Oil Mill

The Waldemarsudde oil mill is a wind-powered mill on Djurgården in Stockholm. The mill is located at Prince Eugen’s Waldemarsudde, and featured in many of the prince’s paintings.


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Monuments, Flora & Fauna

UN Monument

The UN monument is a memorial dedicated to those Swedish people who lost their lives while working for UN. It is situated partly in the water at the shore of Djurgårdsbrunnsviken, close to the Maritime Museum at the Museum Park.


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Maritime & Engineering, Monuments, Flora & Fauna

Veteran’s Memorial Monument: Restare

The memorial monument ‘Restare’ was commissioned by the government to honour personnel from the Swedish Armed Forces and other authorities serving in international peacekeeping efforts.


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Maritime & Engineering

Wasahamnen – Stockholm’s Guest Harbour

Wasahamnen at Djurgården is Stockholm’s most central guest harbour. The guest harbour has capacity for 174 boats.


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Kungliga Djurgårdens Intressenter, KDI AB, coordinates attractions and joint activities on Djurgården. Learn more