The city’s oldest secular building, Kronhuset is a former arsenal built in Dutch style between 1642 and 1654. It was here that Karl X...
Göteborgs Choklad & Karamellfabrik
Kronhusbodarna houses several workshops making and selling pottery, silverware, glass and textiles. It’s also home to the wicked...
At Stadsmuseum, admire the remains of the Äskekärrkeppet , Sweden’s only original Viking vessel, alongside silver treasure hoards, ...
Designed by architect Jan Izikowitz, the opera house is a striking contemporary glass building with a sloped roof overlooking Lilla...
Tuck into the likes of domoda (tender lamb with peanut butter) or springbok steak, or mop up wat (stew) with injera (spongy Ethiopian...
Packhuskajen · interesting places nearby
Near the opera house, the world’s largest floating ship museum is made up of 20 historical crafts, including fishing boats, a light vessel and a firefighter, all linked by walkways. Shin down into the 69m-long submarine Nordkaparen for a glimpse into underwater warfare. Inside the labyrinthine 121m-long destroyer Småland , in service from 1952 to 1979, hunched figures listen to crackling radio messages, and the bunks look just-slept-in – you half expect to meet uniformed sailors in the dim, twisting passages…