Top things to do in Sala

Top Choice Mine in Sala

Sala Silvergruva

Even if you’re reluctant to take the plunge, there's plenty to see and do above ground at this vast mine complex 2km south of the town centre. Underground, a staggering 20km of caverns and shafts contain galleries, …
Museum in Sala

Väsby Kungsgård

In the main park in town is Väsby Kungsgård, a 16th-century royal farm where, according to a love letter from 1613, Gustav II Adolf met his mistress, Ebba Bruhe. Excitement for the traveller is confined to the beaut…
Cafe in Sala

Mat & Prat

This restaurant, inside the rustic 18th-century wooden courtyard of Norrmanska Gården, has a great outdoor patio and includes a cute pub. On the menu you’ll find everything from burgers and pasta to shrimp salad. It…
Museum in Sala


Aguélimuseet exhibits the largest display of oils and watercolours by local artist Ivan Aguéli (1869–1917) in Sweden, as well as work by some of his contemporaries. Aguéli was a pioneering Swedish modernist whose mo…
Area in Sala

Norrmanska Gården

These pretty wooden houses arranged around a central courtyard, collectively known as Norrmanska Gården, were built in 1736. The pretty area is now home to a handful of boutiques and a funky cafe, Mat & Prat.
Cafe in Sala

Cafe Stadsparken

This bright little cafe in the town park serves sandwiches, snacks, light lunches and makes a mean cup o' Joe.