Top 10 StockHolm Tourist Destinations

StockHolm is one of the best places to visit in Europe. In stockholm, you can find a lot of museums, old artistic buildings and palaces. If you are visiting Stockholm, then you must be visiting these Top Tourist Destinations in StockHolm mentioned below.

StockHolm Top 10 Tourist Places

Here are the top 10 Tourist places in Stockholm which one should visit when you travel for a short trip to stockholm for one or two days.

StockHolm Nobel Museum

The Nobel Museum is a must visit place to visit devoted to circulate information about the Nobel Prize. It contains Nobel laureates from 1901 to present, including the life of the instituter Alfred Nobel (1833-1896). If you are on a short trip to Stockholm, this is one place one should visit. Nobel museum is located in the so called Stock Exchange Building taking up the north side of the square Stortorget in Gamla stan, the old town in central Stockholm.

If you are cominng by Cruise to Stockholm from Helsinki, then take a ten minute walk to the old town from the cruise point. This museum is just a few minutes away.

StockHolm City Hall

Stockholm City Hall is the popular tourist place which is building of the Municipal Council. It stands on the eastern tip of Kungshomen island, next to Riddarfjarden’s northern shore and facing the islands of Riddarholmen and Sodermalm. It is the venue of the Nobel Prize banquet and one of Stockholm’s major tourist attractions.

Stock Holm Opera House

  The Stockholm Opera House began itself as a tennis court! Opened in 1782 by Gustavus III, it was the scene of his assassination by the nobleman Ankarstrom, who disagreed with his reforms because they favoured the poorer classes. It is another good place to visit.

Gamla Stan

 Gamla stan (The Old City), sometimes called Staden mellan broarna (The City between the Bridges), is the old town Gamla stan consists primarily of the island Stadsholmen. The surrounding islets Riddarholmen, Helgeandsholmen, and Strömsborg are officially part of, but not colloquially included in, Gamla stan.

The Riddarholmen Church

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

Olof Persson

Olof Persson became inspector over the schools in Stockholm 1542 and dean of Storkyrkan. in Stockholm in 1543, wherein he also was buried at his death. Since 1898, there is statue of him outside

The VASA Museum

The VASA tale: The ship was commissioned by the King of Sweden in the 16th century.

It was christened the Vasa. The King wanted an extra row of guns, but the shipbuilder warned that an extra row of guns would more than likely be too bottom heavy and would sink. The King dismissed his concerns and ordered the extra row of guns. The Vasa made its maiden voyage, and its last, capsizing almost as soon as it was launched. They brought her up from the icy waters, almost intact; dismantled and then reassembled her in this museum, dedicated to her short and ill-fated life.

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