Top things to do

Top Choice Gallery in Gothenburg

Konstmuseum

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

Universeum

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 Scandinavian in Gothenburg

Thörnströms Kök

Specialising in modern Scandinavian cuisine, chef Håkan shows you how he earned that Michelin star through creative use of local, seasonal ingredients and flawless presentation. Feast on the likes of rabbit with pis…
Top Choice Wine Bar in Gothenburg

Champagne Baren

What’s not to like? This champagne bar has an idyllic setting on an inner courtyard with uneven cobbles, picturesque buildings and plenty of greenery. Along with glasses of bubbly, there are platters of cheese, oyst…
Top Choice Gallery in Gothenburg

Röda Sten Konsthall

Occupying a defunct power station beside Älvsborgsbron (the city's huge western bridge), Röda Sten's four floors are home to such temporary exhibitions as edgy Swedish photography and cross-dressing rap videos by Da…
Top Choice Swedish in Gothenburg

Smaka

For top-notch Swedish husmanskost, like the speciality meatballs with mashed potato and lingonberries, it's hard to do better than this smart yet down-to-earth restaurant-bar. Mod-Swedish options might include hake …
Top Choice Thai in Gothenburg

Moon Thai Kitchen

The owners have opted for a 'Thailand' theme and decided to run with it a few miles, hence the kaleidoscopic whirl of tuktuks, flowers and bamboo everything. Luckily, the dishes are authentic, the whimsical menu fea…
Museum in Gothenburg

Mölndals Stadsmuseum

Located in an old police station, this museum is like a vast warehouse, with a 10,000-strong collection of local nostalgia ranging from a 17th-century clog to kitchen kitsch and a re-created 1930s worker’s cottage. …
Amusement Park in Gothenburg

Liseberg

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…
Park in Gothenburg

Trädgårdsföreningen

Laid out in 1842, the lush Trädgårdsföreningen is a large protected area off Nya Allén. Full of flowers and tiny cafes, it’s popular for lunchtime escapes and is home to Europe’s largest rosarium, with around 2500 v…