19 Sights in Stockholms kommun, Sweden (with Map and Images)

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Here you can find interesting sights in Stockholms kommun, Sweden. Click on a marker on the map to view details about the sight. Underneath is an overview of the sights with images. A total of 19 sights are available in Stockholms kommun, Sweden.

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1. Dance Museum

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Dansmuseet is a museum for the performing and visual arts located in Stockholm, Sweden. Opened in 1953 in the basement of the Royal Swedish Opera, it originally displayed a large collection of dance-related art that belonged to Rolf de Maré, a leader of the Ballets suédois in Paris from 1920 to 1925. In 1969, a library, named after the Swedish dancer, Carina Ari was endowed by Ari and attached to the museum with Bengt Hägar as its curator. The library contains the most comprehensive archive of literature on dance in Northern Europe. The museum is currently located at Drottninggatan 17. The library, receives no state funds, as it is privately endowed. The majority of its collection are materials from Western Europe which date between 1500 and 1850, a journal collection dating at the turn of the 20th century, and a video library of thousands of films. There is also a large collection of books on Russian dance. As of 2017, the director of the museum is Eva-Sofi Ernstell.

Wikipedia: Dansmuseet (EN)

2. Bonde Palace

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The Bonde Palace is a palace in Gamla stan, the old town in central Stockholm, Sweden. Located between the House of Knights (Riddarhuset) and the Chancellery House (Kanslihuset), it is, arguably, the most prominent monument of the era of the Swedish Empire (1611–1718), originally designed by Nicodemus Tessin the Elder and Jean De la Vallée in 1662-1667 as the private residence of the Lord High Treasurer Gustaf Bonde (1620–1667) it still bears his name, while it accommodated the Stockholm Court House from the 18th century and since 1949 houses the Swedish Supreme Court. On the south side of the building is the street Myntgatan and the square Riddarhustorget, while the alleys Riddarhusgränd and Rådhusgränd are passing on its western and eastern sides.

Wikipedia: Bonde Palace (EN)

3. Bünsowska huset

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The Bünsow House is an exclusive apartment block located on Strandvägen 29–33 on Östermalm in central Stockholm, built in 1886–1888 for the wooden patron and millionaire Friedrich Bünsow according to drawings by the architects Isak Gustaf Clason (facades) and Anders Gustaf Forsberg (the plans). The complex occupies the entire korporalen block, which is surrounded by Riddargatan in the north, Grev Magnigatan in the west, Torstenssonsgatan in the east and by Strandvägen in the south. The property is bruised by the City Museum in Stockholm, which is the strongest protection and means "that the buildings are judged to have particularly high cultural-historical values".

Wikipedia: Bünsowska huset (SV)

4. Museum of Ethnography

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The Museum of Ethnography, in Stockholm, Sweden, is a Swedish science museum. It houses a collection of about 220,000 items relating to the ethnography, or cultural anthropology, of peoples from around the world, including from China, Korea, South and Southeast Asia, the Pacific region, the Americas and Africa. The museum is situated in Museiparken at Gärdet in Stockholm. Since 1999, it is a part of Swedish National Museums of World Culture and is also hosting the Sven Hedin Foundation. The museum is open Tuesday to Sunday 11:00AM – 5:00 PM, and Wednesdays 11:00 AM – 8:00 PM and is closed on Mondays.

Wikipedia: Museum of Ethnography, Sweden (EN)

5. Gamla Auktionsverket

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Gamla Auktionsverket is four houses built together on Riddarholmen in central Stockholm. The oldest building dates from the 1750s. The Old Auction House is located on the waterfront in the western part of the island between Birger Jarl's tower and wrangelska palace, below Schering Rosenhane's palace. The property is currently (2015) occupied by the Svea Court of Appeal and the Chancellor of Justice.

Wikipedia: Gamla Auktionsverket (SV)

6. Biological Museum

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Biologiska museet is a museum located in Djurgården in Stockholm. It exhibits a collection of stuffed European birds and mammals in dioramas. Some of the diorama backgrounds were created by artist Bruno Liljefors, known for his dramatic paintings of Scandinavian wildlife. The museum was built in 1893 after a design by architect Agi Lindegren who was inspired by medieval Norwegian stave churches.

Wikipedia: Biological museum (Stockholm) (EN)

7. FN-monumentet

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The UN monument is a memorial dedicated to the Swedes who have died in UN service, located on the shores of Djurgårdsbrunnsviken, near the Maritime Museum, on Gärdet in Stockholm. The monument was inaugurated in 1995. On May 29, Veterans Day is celebrated annually in connection with the UN monument and the veterans memorial Restare erected nearby in 2013.

Wikipedia: FN-monumentet (SV)

8. Ormberget

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Ormberget is a mountain and a residential and park area on northern Gröndal in Stockholm with culturally and historically valuable buildings from the turn of the century 1900. The highest point of Ormberget is 43 meters above Lake Mälaren. Until the early 1900s, there was a small lake called Ormsjön in the valley between Mörtviken and Lake Trekanten.

Wikipedia: Ormberget, Gröndal (SV)

9. The English Church

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St Peter and St Sigfrid's Church, often referred to locally as the English Church, is an Anglican church in Stockholm, Sweden. It was built in the 1860s for the British congregation in the city and was originally located on Rörstrandsgatan in the Norrmalm district before being moved, stone by stone, to the Diplomatstaden area of Östermalm in 1913.

Wikipedia: St Peter and St Sigfrid's Church (EN)

10. Swedish Army Museum

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The Swedish Army Museum is a museum of military history located in the district of Östermalm in Stockholm. It reopened in 2002 after a long period of closure, and was awarded the title of the best museum of Stockholm in 2005. Its displays illustrate the military history of Sweden, including its modern policy of neutrality, and of the Swedish Army.

Wikipedia: Swedish Army Museum (EN)

11. Mariebergsparken

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Mariebergsparken is a park on Kungsholmen in Stockholm, Sweden. The park is located in the Marieberg area just west of Västerbron and Smedsudden. It got its name in 1938. On April 28, 2022, the Stockholm City Planning Board decided that part of the park should be renamed to Free Ukraine's site after Russia's invasion of Ukraine in 2022.

Wikipedia: Mariebergsparken (SV)

12. Gustav III

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Gustav III's statue is a sculpture depicting King Gustav III of Sweden. It was created by Johan Tobias Sergel, and its quay facility and postament were designed and erected by the builder Jonas Lidströmer. It stands on Skeppsbrokajen below Slottsbacken in Stockholm and was unveiled on January 24, 1808.

Wikipedia: Gustav III (staty) (SV)

13. Essinge kyrka

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Essinge Church is the parish church in Västermalm parish, it stands at Stora Essingen's second highest point. The church was designed by architect Cyrillus Johansson and consecrated on Thanksgiving Day in 1959. The facility has been an ecclesiastical cultural monument since April 1990.

Wikipedia: Essinge kyrka (SV)

14. Berwaldhallen

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The Berwald Hall is a concert hall situated in a park landscape at Dag Hammarskjölds väg 3 in the Östermalm district of Stockholm, Sweden. Construction on the building began in 1976 based on a design by architects Erik Ahnborg and Sune Lindström. The hall is shaped as a hexagon.

Wikipedia: Berwald Hall (EN)

15. Bonniers konsthall

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Bonniers konsthall is an art gallery in Stockholm, which opened in September 2006 with an exhibition of works by previous years' Maria Bonnier Dahlin fellows, including later well-known artists such as Cecilia Edefalk, Karin Mamma Andersson, Jacob Dahlgren and Gunnel Wåhlstrand.

Wikipedia: Bonniers Konsthall (SV)

16. Gustav II Adolf

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Gustav II Adolf's statue in Stockholm is an equestrian statue created by Pierre Hubert L'Archevêque and Johan Tobias Sergel, which stands on Gustav Adolfs torg in Stockholm. The statue was inaugurated on November 17, 1796, the plinth sculptures came into place in 1906.

Wikipedia: Gustav II Adolfs staty, Stockholm (SV)

17. Birger Jarl

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The Earl of Birdsong statue is a statue depicting the birdsong of the Earl and Regency of Sweden. The statue stands on the bird jargon square in the log knight hall. This statue was created by image engraver Guerlan Fergberg and unveiled on October 21, 1854.

Wikipedia: Birger jarl (staty) (SV)

18. Finnish Church

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The Finnish Church is a church building in Gamla stan in Stockholm, Sweden. Belonging to the Stockholm Finnish Parish of the Church of Sweden, it was opened in 1725 after the Lilla Bollhuset building had been rebuilt into a church.

Wikipedia: Finnish Church, Stockholm (EN)

19. Birger Jarls kenotaf

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Birger jarls kenotaf is a sculpture and a mock tomb, a so-called cenotaph, of Birger jarl at Stockholm City Hall. Birger jarls kenotaf was designed by city hall architect Ragnar Östberg together with sculptor Gustaf Sandberg.

Wikipedia: Birger jarls kenotaf (SV)

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