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Top Choice Museum in Norrköping

Arbetets Museum

The innovative Arbetets Museum documents working life. There’s one permanent display about Alva Carlsson, a typical worker in the former cotton mill, and temporary exhibitions focusing mainly on gender issues, human…
Top Choice Zoo in Norrköping


This zoo is Scandinavia’s largest, with some 750 residents from all climates and continents. Features include a safari park and a separate Tropicarium with its motley crew of spiders, sharks, alligators and snakes. …
Top Choice Museum in Norrköping


Over near Vasaparken, Konstmuseum is Norrköping’s impressive art museum. Its collection boasts important early-20th-century works, including modernist and cubist gems, as well as one of Sweden’s largest collections …
Top Choice Cultural Centre in Norrköping

Louis de Geer Konserthus

A modern addition to the riverside scenery is the extraordinary 1300-seat Louis de Geer Konserthus concert venue, located in a former paper mill. Still containing the original balconies, it’s a superb setting for co…
Top Choice Historic Site in Norrköping


Industrilandskapet, Norrköping’s star turn, is the impeccably preserved industrial area near the river. Pedestrian walkways and bridges lead past magnificent former factory buildings and around the ingenious system …
Top Choice Swedish in Norrköping


Enjoying a dreamy position overlooking the water, the menu here includes finely crafted game dishes with fillet of deer and wild boar, while lunch is more along the lines of posh burgers and pasta. The atmosphere is…
Pub in Norrköping

Bishop’s Arms

Located at the Grand Hotel, this is a good English-style pub with a great river view.
European in Norrköping


This perennially popular restaurant-pub has a great summer garden courtyard and snug vaulted cellar. Meat dishes are the speciality, with innovative sides like green beans with truffle butter. There are also platter…
Italian in Norrköping

Pappa Grappa Bar & Trattoria

Gobble up a brilliant wood-fired pizza or slip into the vaulted restaurant for scrumptious antipasto.
Pub in Norrköping

Pub Wasa

Favourite post-work drinking spot.