Nationalmuseum is not only Sweden's largest art museum. In itself, the building is a striking feature of the Stockholm cityscape. Its architectural design, modelled on that of Florentine and Venetian Renaissance buildings, evokes Italy - the home of the fine arts.
Gripsholm Castle (Swedish: Gripsholms Slott) is a castle in Mariefred, Södermanland, in Sweden and is regarded as one of Sweden's finest historical monuments. It is located by lake Mälaren in south central Sweden, in the municipality of Strängnäs, about 60 km west of Stockholm.
P&O Ferries (formerly P&O European Ferries) is a constituent company of DP World (which took over its parent company, the Peninsular and Oriental Steam Navigation Company (P&O) in March 2006). P&O Ferries is registered in Dover, Kent. P&O Ferries also operates a number of routes in the Irish Sea under the name P&O Irish Sea.
Friends Arena is a retractable roof multi-purpose stadium currently under construction in Solna Municipality, Stockholm County, Sweden, and planned to be opened in 2012. It will be the largest stadium in the Nordic countries.
The main tenants of the stadium will be AIK and Sweden's national team, who both will move from their current home at the Råsunda Stadium when it is comple...
Under the oddly-shaped roof of this popular museum building is the exhibition of Sweden´s naval pride "Wasa", which sunk on her maiden voyage in 1628. It was raised from the bottom of Stockholms harbour in 1961.
Kungliga Slottet - The Royal Palace
1697-1704 Nicodemus Tessin the younger. 1754 completion under C Hårleman and others.
When the old Tre Kronor Palace burned down in 1697, Tessin the younger immediatly started the new construction. Horizontal lines are characteristic of the new palace, which was completed in 1754. The Palace building was of particular signifiance to artistic de...
Rosersberg Palace (Swedish: Rosersbergs slott) is one of the Royal Palaces of Sweden. Situated on the shores of Lake Mälaren, on the outskirts of Stockholm, it was built in the 1630s by the Oxenstierna family and became a royal palace in 1762, when the state gave it to Duke Karl (later Karl XIII) the younger brother of Gustav III of Sweden.