Tucked beneath the bridge that links Gamla Stan and Norrmalm, this child-friendly museum was established when construction workers...
Museum Tre Kronor
In the basement Museum Tre Kronor, you can see the foundations of 13th-century defensive walls and items rescued from the medieval...
Kungliga Slottet was built on the ruins of Tre Kronor castle, which burned down in 1697. The north wing survived and was incorporated...
The Royal Opera is the place to go for thunderous tenors, sparkling sopranos and classical ballet. It has some bargain tickets in seats...
Riksgatan 3 · interesting places nearby
Technically situated on Helgeandsholmen, the little island in the middle of Norrström, rather than on Gamla Stan, the Swedish Parliament building is an unexpected pleasure to visit. The building consists of two parts: the older front section (facing downstream) dates from the early 20th century, but the other more modern part contains the current debating chamber. Tours of the building offer a compelling glimpse into the Swedish system of consensus-building government.