6 Sights in Västerås, Sweden (with Map and Images)

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Here you can find interesting sights in Västerås, 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 6 sights are available in Västerås, Sweden.

List of cities in Sweden Sightseeing Tours in Västerås

1. Minnesmärke

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Minnesmärke U.S. Navy photo by Photographer's Mate 2nd Class Philip A. McDaniel / Public domain

The 2004 Indian Ocean earthquake and tsunami occurred at 07:58:53 local time (UTC+7) on 26 December, with an epicentre off the west coast of northern Sumatra, Indonesia. It was an undersea megathrust earthquake that registered a magnitude of 9.1–9.3 Mw, reaching a Mercalli intensity up to IX in certain areas. The earthquake was caused by a rupture along the fault between the Burma Plate and the Indian Plate.

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2. Djäkneberget

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Ridge Mountain is a park area located in the inner city in the west. This area is about 500 meters long and 250 meters wide. The park is located high up the hill overlooking, among other things, the cathedral, town hall, razor and part of the melt. Adjacent to the park is djdnederbergsolkestudio, a folk school founded in 1894 that now has Western public secondary schools and Western art schools.

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3. Botaniska trädgården

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Rudbeckian High School is a secondary school in the West, located next to the city library and cathedral. The school consists of the Guild Hall School, the old main building, the old annex building, the new annex building, the old gymnasium and the new gymnasium. By 2020, the number of students will be about 1,300, making high school the largest in the West.

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4. Västerås domkyrka

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Västerås domkyrka Guillaume Baviere from Copenhagen, Denmark / CC BY-SA 2.0

Västerås Cathedral is the seat of the Diocese of Västerås in the Province of Västmanland, Sweden. The church building is a five-tiered cathedral, with copper-covered roof as well as a west tower with side extensions and an obelisk-shaped, copper-clad spire. It is built in the Scandinavian Brick Gothic style.

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5. Stadsparken

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A park-like western city park in the 1890s, located in the middle of the west. The park is framed by a bridge, with theaters, castle bridges and turbine houses in the west, as well as the longest black bag extension of fish rafts and city villas in the west.

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6. Dårarnas båt

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The fool's boat is a sculpture created by Sture Collin 1990. The sculpture is set up in three locations around Sweden: T-banning parish in Stockholm, Hornsgatspuckel also in Stockholm and in Vasaparken in Västerås.

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Disclaimer Please be aware of your surroundings and do not enter private property. We are not liable for any damages that occur during the tours.

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