Top things to do in Trollhättan

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Albert Hotell

This marvellous restaurant-hotel combo is based in a splendid 19th-century wooden villa. Superb, modish Nordic dishes might include steak with bone marrow or red tuna from Vänern lake and crème brûlée with local str…
Museum in Trollhättan

Innovatum Science Center

Innovatum Science Center, next door to the Saab Bilmuseum, is a fantastic science centre with all sorts of wacky interactive gadgets for kids of all ages – from weird skateboards you sit on, gyroscopes, whirlpool ma…
Waterfall in Trollhättan


Northeast near the Hojum power station crowds gather on the bridge in anticipation of a mighty cascade of unleashed water. Normally the water is diverted through the power station, but at set times the sluice gates …
Museum in Trollhättan

Saab Bilmuseum

Saab Bilmuseum is a must for car fanatics and Swedish design buffs. At this warehouse-showroom, gleaming Saab car models range from the first made (a sensational 1946 prototype) and the Sonnet Super Sport, of which …
Park in Trollhättan


Take a wander southwest of the town center to Slussområde, a lovely waterside area of parkland and ancient lock systems. Here you’ll find cafes and the Kanalmuseet (free entry), which runs through the history of the…
Gallery in Trollhättan

Galleri Nohab Smedja

Galleri Nohab Smedja, an old smithy’s workshop now used for temporary art exhibitions, such as metal art by local and international smiths, is managed by Innovatum Science Center. The gallery is opposite the museum,…
Swedish in Trollhättan

Cafe Gillet

This pleasant cafe inhabits a cute yellow wooden house in a park, with patio seating in the summer. Cakes, pastries and sandwiches are excellent, and there's a good-value lunch menu on weekdays (lasagne, quiche, etc…
European in Trollhättan


Trendy canalside bistro that sells everything from filled paninis, Greek salad and nachos to quiches, fish and chips, muffins and good coffee.
Music in Trollhättan

Waterfall Days

A thumping three-day celebration held in mid-July with live bands, circus performances, fireworks and some impressive waterworks.
Cable Car in Trollhättan

Innovatum Linbana

The Innovatum Linbana sweeps you over the canal to the hydroelectricity area, giving you a great overview of the city's locks and waterways. Once you’re on the far side of the canal, follow the stairs down to the ri…