Stockholm the Nordic Capital of Sweden has a history that stretches back to the mid 13th century. There is a great deal to experience and see in the modern-day Stockholm, so get ready for a treat from Arts and Castles to Vikings and Sunken Ships it has it all!

1. Vasa Museum, , Sweden -

The Vasa Museum is a maritime museum in Stockholm, located on the island of Djurgården, the museum displays the only almost fully intact 17th-century ship that has ever been salvaged, the 64-gun warship Vasa that sank on her maiden voyage in 1628.

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Address:Galärvarvsvägen 14, 115 21 Stockholm, Sweden
Website: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vasa_Museum

2. Stockholm Palace, , Sweden -

Stockholm Palace or the Royal Palace is the official residence and major royal palace of the Swedish monarch. the palace was completed by Carl Hårleman who also designed a large part of its Rococo interior. The palace was not ready to use until 1754 when King Adolf Frederick and Queen Louisa Ulrika moved in.

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Address:107 70 Stockholm, Sweden
Website: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Stockholm_Palace

3. Nobel Museum, , Sweden -

The Nobel Museum is located in the former Stock Exchange Building on the north side of the square Stortorget in the old town in central Stockholm.

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Address:Stortorget 2, 103 16 Stockholm, Sweden
Phone: +46 8 534 818 00
Website: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Nobel_Museum

4. Stortorget, , Sweden -

Stortorget is a small public square in Gamla Stan, the old town in central Stockholm. It is the oldest square in Stockholm, the historical center in which the medieval urban conglomeration gradually came into being.

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Address:Stortorget, 111 29 Stockholm, Sweden
Website: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Stortorget

5. Södermalm, Stockholm, Sweden -

Södermalm, often shortened to “Söder” Swedish for “south”, is a district and island in central Stockholm. It’s often poetically named “Söders höjder”, which reflects its topography of sheer cliffs and rocky hills. Indeed, the hills of Södermalm provide remarkable views of Stockholm's skyline.

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Address:Södermalm, Stockholm, Sweden
Website: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Södermalm

6. Riddarholm Church, Stockholm, Sweden -

The Riddarholm Church is the burial church of the Swedish monarchs. It is located on the island of Riddarholmen, close to the Royal Palace. The congregation was dissolved in 1807 and today the church is used only for burial and commemorative purposes.

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Address:107 70 Stockholm, Sweden
Phone: +46 8 402 61 30
Website: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Riddarholm_Church

7. Museum of Medieval Stockholm, , Sweden -

The Museum of Medieval Stockholm, centrally located north of the Royal Palace, was constructed around old monuments excavated in an extensive archaeological dig in the late 1970s. Part of Stockholm's city wall, dating from the early 16th century, was also found.

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Medeltidsmuseet

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Anders Hvid

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Bengt Oberger

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Stadsmuseet

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Address:Strömparterren 3, 111 30 Stockholm, Sweden
Phone: +46 8 508 316 20
Website: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Museum_of_Medieval_Stockholm

8. Waldemarsudde, , Sweden -

Prins Eugens Waldemarsudde is a museum located on Djurgården in central Stockholm. It was the former home of the Swedish Prince Eugen, who discovered the place in 1892 when he rented a house there for a few days. Seven years later he bought the premises and had a new house designed by the architect Ferdinand Boberg.

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Address:Prins Eugens Väg 6, 115 21 Stockholm, Sweden
Website: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Waldemarsudde

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