Gallery in Gothenburg


Göteborg’s premier art collection, Konstmuseet hosts works by the French Impressionists, Rubens, Van Gogh, Rembrandt and Picasso; Scandinavian masters such as Bruno Liljefors, Edvard Munch, Anders Zorn and Carl Lars…
Top Choice Museum in Gothenburg


In what is arguably the best museum for kids in Sweden, you find yourself in the midst of a humid rainforest, complete with trickling water, tropical birds and butterflies flitting through the greenery and tiny marm…
Top Choice Museum in Gothenburg

Mölndals Museum

Located in an old police station, the museum is like a vast warehouse, with a 10,000-strong booty of local nostalgia spanning a 17th-century clog to kitchen kitsch and a recreated 1930s worker’s cottage. With a focu…
Top Choice Amusement Park in Gothenburg


The attractions of Liseberg, Scandinavia's largest amusement park, are many and varied. Adrenalin blasts include the venerable wooden roller coaster Balder, its 'explosive' colleague Kanonen, where you’re blasted fr…
Top Choice Gallery in Gothenburg

Röda Sten

Occupying a defunct, graffitied power station beside the giant Älvsborgsbron, Röda Sten's four floors are home to such temporary exhibitions as edgy Swedish photography and cross-dressing rap videos by Danish-Filipi…
Gardens in Gothenburg

Botaniska Trädgården

Botaniska Trädgården, Sweden’s largest botanical garden, breathes easy with around 16,000 plant species.
Church in Gothenburg


The elegant Domkyrkan was consecrated in 1815, the two previous cathedrals on this site having both been destroyed by town fires. Although many of the cathedral’s contents are relatively modern, seasoned features in…
Architecture in Gothenburg


The red-and-white ‘skyscraper’ Göteborgs-Utkiken, nicknamed ‘The Lipstick’ for obvious reasons, has killer views of the harbour from the top.
Area in Gothenburg

Haga District

The Haga district is Göteborg’s oldest suburb, dating back to 1648. A hardcore hippie hang-out in the 1960s and ‘70s, its cobbled streets and vintage buildings are now a gentrified blend of cafes, op shops and bouti…
Church in Gothenburg


The park behind the beautiful 19th-century Hagakyrkan is home to a simple yet moving monument to Swedish hero Raoul Wallenberg. A Nordic Schindler of sorts, Wallenberg is credited with saving the lives of around 15,…