Built for the Olympic games in 1912, Olympia stadium is Stockholm's oldest sports arena. Today, it is mainly used by the ... More
Built for the Olympic games in 1912, Olympia stadium is Stockholm's oldest sports arena. Today, it is mainly used by the Djurgårdens IF, the national football team. In addition to big events, such as the Stockholm marathon, Finnkampen and DN-galan, various rock concerts are also held here.
The King of Sweden's official residence, the Royal Palace (Kungliga Slottet), dates back to the thirteenth century and is situated
in the Old Town. The new palace was built between 1697 1754, according to the original drawings, in Roman ...
Rosendal Palace on Djurgården, east of Skansen, was built between 1823 1827. It was used as a summer retreat by
King Karl XIV Johan, and later by King Oskar as an oasis away from his official duties. The palace ...
The Birka archaeological site is located on Björkö Island in Lake Mälar and was occupied in the 9th and 10th
centuries. Hovgården is situated on the neighbouring island of Adelsö. Together, they make up an archaeological complex which illustrates ...