The magnificent Slottet is now the county governor’s headquarters. It was originally built in the late 13th century, but most of what...
St Nikolai Kyrka
The 13th-century St Nikolai Kyrka has some historical interest: it’s where Jean Baptiste Bernadotte (Napoleon’s marshal) was chosen to...
Stadsparken is an idyllic and kid-friendly park once voted Sweden’s most beautiful. It stretches alongside Svartån (the Black River) and...
Filmstaden is a cinema showing mainstream films. Tickets cost about Skr85.
This large underground space is extremely kid-friendly; a play area occupies about a third of the room. But it’s no frumpy parental...
Drottninggatan 1 · interesting places nearby
The restaurant at the equally posh Elite Stora Hotellet offers fine dining and a good wine cellar in the atmospheric 14th-century vaults, or head out on the terrace where you can drink in the glorious castle views.