Top things to do

Top Choice Museum in Helsingborg

Fredriksdal museer och trädgårdar

One of Sweden’s best open-air museums, based around an 18th-century manor house (not open to the public), the houses and shops you see here once graced the streets of central Helsingborg; they were moved here, brick…
Top Choice Museum in Helsingborg

Dunkers Kulturhus

Just north of the transport terminal, the crisp white Dunkers Kulturhus encompasses an interesting town museum (free) and temporary exhibitions (admission varies), plus a concert hall, an urbane cafe and a design-sa…
Top Choice Cafe in Helsingborg

Ebbas Fik

It’s still 1955 at this kitsch-tastic cafe, complete with jukebox (1kr), retro petrol pump and hamburgers made to Elvis’ recipe. You can also buy '50s memorabilia here, ranging from vinyl records to Enid Blyton book…
Italian in Helsingborg

Olsons Skafferi

Olsons is a super little spot, with alfresco seating on the pedestrian square right in front of Mariakyrkan. It doubles as an Italian deli and cafe, with rustic good looks, spangly chandeliers and pasta that would m…
Bistro in Helsingborg

Via 95

While Via 95 could equally be listed under 'Drinking' for its wonderful waterfront outlook that on a sunny day lends itself to that, it's a top spot to go for 'after work' (5pm to 9pm) small plates: mussels, calamar…
Ruins in Helsingborg

Kärnan

Dramatic steps and archways lead up from Stortorget to the square tower Kärnan (34m), all that remains of the medieval castle. The castle became Swedish property during the 17th-century Danish–Swedish War, and was m…
Health Food in Helsingborg

Holy Greens

The key word here is fresh. Choose from set salad combos like Asian Greens, Green Mexican, Salmon & Avocado and Nutty Chicken with various dressing choices. Then boost up the healthy-eating factor a notch by ord…
Bar in Helsingborg

Madame Moustache

If you like your bars with atmosphere you can't go past this classic in a historic half-timbered building; sitting rooms are suitably 'period' with chintzy furniture, shelves of antiquated books, museum-piece wirele…
Hungarian in Helsingborg

Merry Widow

For something a little out of the ordinary, this fabulously authentic restaurant serves hearty Hungarian fare – and when we say hearty we mean portion sizes are on the food-coma-inducing end of the scale. We're talk…
Museum in Helsingborg

Toy World

We think you'll be hard pressed to find an adult who won't also enjoy this dinky collection of toys and games from around the world – there's something to whisk almost everyone back to the carefree days of youth. Th…