The magnificent Slottet now serves as the county governor’s headquarters. While the castle was originally constructed in the late 13th...
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...
The first of Sweden’s modern ‘mushroom’ water towers, Svampen was built in 1958 and now functions as a lookout tower. There are good...
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...
Lonely Planet review
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.