Best castles in Stockholm

Check out the top castles in Stockholm, reviewed and ranked by the city’s locals
1. Kungliga begravningsplatsen
1. Kungliga begravningsplatsen
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48 local reviews
ParkEstablishment
Louise
Beautiful park just a few minutes walking from the flat. Open green areas, lake with jetties a lot of history…
Lars
Hagaparken north of Vasastan is Stockholms answer on Central Park. It is beautifully located around water and …
Victor
This royal leisure park is open to the public excepts for Haga Slott (castle) which is now the residence of t…
1. Kungliga begravningsplatsen
1. Kungliga begravningsplatsen
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Louise
Louise
Beautiful park just a few minutes walking from the flat. Open green areas, lake with jetties a lot of history. Great if you want to walk or …
Lars
Lars
Hagaparken north of Vasastan is Stockholms answer on Central Park. It is beautifully located around water and the Swedish Crown Princess and…
Victor
Victor
This royal leisure park is open to the public excepts for Haga Slott (castle) which is now the residence of the crown princess and her fami…
2. Royal Swedish Opera
2. Royal Swedish Opera
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Royal Swedish Opera, Stockholm
08-791 43 00
Establishment
Eva
During the summer season when the theatre is closed they open up two outdoor terraces​ for great views over th…
Kerstin
The Royal Opera, beautiful location next to the Royal Castle.
Alexandra
Roya Swedish Opera
2. Royal Swedish Opera
2. Royal Swedish Opera
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Royal Swedish Opera, Stockholm
08-791 43 00
Eva
Eva
During the summer season when the theatre is closed they open up two outdoor terraces​ for great views over the Royal castle​ and the ferry …
Kerstin
Kerstin
The Royal Opera, beautiful location next to the Royal Castle.
Alexandra
Alexandra
Roya Swedish Opera
3. Ulriksdals Slott
3. Ulriksdals Slott
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Ulriksdals Slott, Solna
08-402 60 00
Establishment
Nathalie
Very nice park next to Ulriksdal Castle, with café, the lake and sometimes also concerts.
Gabriel
A very nice place to eat, a big castle with a beautiful view.
Giselle
Has a castle, a couple of restaurants - some fancy (Wärdshus) and some cafe types, nature.
3. Ulriksdals Slott
3. Ulriksdals Slott
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Ulriksdals Slott, Solna
08-402 60 00
Nathalie
Nathalie
Very nice park next to Ulriksdal Castle, with café, the lake and sometimes also concerts.
Gabriel
Gabriel
A very nice place to eat, a big castle with a beautiful view.
Giselle
Giselle
Has a castle, a couple of restaurants - some fancy (Wärdshus) and some cafe types, nature.
4. Kungliga Slottet
4. Kungliga Slottet
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Kungliga Slottet, Stockholm
Closed now
08-402 60 00
MuseumEstablishment
Fredrik
Royal castle of Sweden (although the Royal family no longer lives there permanently, see Drottningholm Castle)
Karina
The Royal Castle. If you ask me the castle is overrated. The on on Drottningholm is much more worth the trip.
Douglas
Take a look at the royal castle. This is the official home of the royal family in truth however they live els…
4. Kungliga Slottet
4. Kungliga Slottet
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Kungliga Slottet, Stockholm
Closed now
08-402 60 00
Fredrik
Fredrik
Royal castle of Sweden (although the Royal family no longer lives there permanently, see Drottningholm Castle)
Karina
Karina
The Royal Castle. If you ask me the castle is overrated. The on on Drottningholm is much more worth the trip.
Douglas
Douglas
Take a look at the royal castle. This is the official home of the royal family in truth however they live elsewhere.
5. Drottningholm Palace
5. Drottningholm Palace
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30 local reviews
Drottningholm Palace
Closed now
08-402 62 80
Establishment
Fredrik
Home of the Swedish Royal family, beautiful park with restaurants and cafés. Take the subway from T-Centralen,…
Andreas
Drottningholm castle is the most beautiful(together with Gripsholm Castle) castle in the country. It is where …
Gabriel
This is the most impressive royal castle in Stockholm. The garden is so big it takes hours to see it all. The …
5. Drottningholm Palace
5. Drottningholm Palace
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Drottningholm Palace
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08-402 62 80
Fredrik
Fredrik
Home of the Swedish Royal family, beautiful park with restaurants and cafés. Take the subway from T-Centralen, green line to "Brommaplan" an…
Andreas
Andreas
Drottningholm castle is the most beautiful(together with Gripsholm Castle) castle in the country. It is where the King/queen/princess actual…
Gabriel
Gabriel
This is the most impressive royal castle in Stockholm. The garden is so big it takes hours to see it all. The nature is amazing, and there i…
6. Tyresö slott
6. Tyresö slott
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Tyresö Slott, Tyresö
Closed now
08-770 01 78
Establishment
Sandra
Tyresö Castle is beautifully located at Kalvfjärden in Tyresö, just south of Stockholm. Here you can stroll in…
Sara
There are several nice restaurants and cafés in and around Tyresö Castle. Definitely worth a walk to stroll ar…
Pia
This is an area around the castle with lots of activities like café in the castle and another one by the see. …
6. Tyresö slott
6. Tyresö slott
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Tyresö Slott, Tyresö
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08-770 01 78
Sandra
Sandra
Tyresö Castle is beautifully located at Kalvfjärden in Tyresö, just south of Stockholm. Here you can stroll in the English park, get a feel …
Sara
Sara
There are several nice restaurants and cafés in and around Tyresö Castle. Definitely worth a walk to stroll around the castle and to enjoy “…
Pia
Pia
This is an area around the castle with lots of activities like café in the castle and another one by the see. There is a big beautiful park …
7. Karlbergs Slottspark
7. Karlbergs Slottspark
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Karlbergs Slottspark
ParkEstablishment
Christian
10 min walk. Bring your picnic basket and sit down in front of the castle on the lawn down to the water. Behin…
Mikael
Karlbergs Castle offers a nice walk in the park only 15 minutes walk away. Old royal castle now operating as t…
Mikael
Lovely park and walking area. The white castle is today a military school.
7. Karlbergs Slottspark
7. Karlbergs Slottspark
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Karlbergs Slottspark
Christian
Christian
10 min walk. Bring your picnic basket and sit down in front of the castle on the lawn down to the water. Behind the castle is a small park w…
Mikael
Mikael
Karlbergs Castle offers a nice walk in the park only 15 minutes walk away. Old royal castle now operating as training facilities for the Swe…
Mikael
Mikael
Lovely park and walking area. The white castle is today a military school.
8. Bogesunds slott
8. Bogesunds slott
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MuseumEstablishment
Maria
Bogsund is a nice area to just walk around in or visit the castle.
Sara
Guided tour at this old castle from 17th century.
Sara
Guided tour at this old castle from 17th century.
8. Bogesunds slott
8. Bogesunds slott
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Maria
Maria
Bogsund is a nice area to just walk around in or visit the castle.
Sara
Sara
Guided tour at this old castle from 17th century.
Sara
Sara
Guided tour at this old castle from 17th century.
9. Gamla Stan
9. Gamla Stan
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Gamla Stan, Stockholm
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Andreas
This is my favourite area in Stockholm due to richness of its history and the architecture. It is the oldest a…
Malina
The famous old town, here you´ll find the beautiful castle. It´s a must to visit if you haven´t already. Take …
Louise
Old town is a must if you're visiting Stockholm for the first time. Get lost in narrow alleyways and stop for …
9. Gamla Stan
9. Gamla Stan
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Gamla Stan, Stockholm
Andreas
Andreas
This is my favourite area in Stockholm due to richness of its history and the architecture. It is the oldest area in Stockholm and once upon…
Malina
Malina
The famous old town, here you´ll find the beautiful castle. It´s a must to visit if you haven´t already. Take an entire day there and just w…
Louise
Louise
Old town is a must if you're visiting Stockholm for the first time. Get lost in narrow alleyways and stop for a coffee, drink or ice-cream w…
10. Karlberg Palace
10. Karlberg Palace
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Karlberg Palace
08-734 20 00
Establishment
Erik
Majestic building / castle. Home of Swedish military college (Karlbergs militär högskola).
Julia
A beautiful castle and gardens. Enjoy a walk along the canal and peep into the colony lots. Then you can eithe…
Julia
A beautiful castle and gardens. Enjoy a walk along the canal and peep into the colony lots. Then you can eithe…
10. Karlberg Palace
10. Karlberg Palace
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3 local reviews
Karlberg Palace
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Erik
Erik
Majestic building / castle. Home of Swedish military college (Karlbergs militär högskola).
Julia
Julia
A beautiful castle and gardens. Enjoy a walk along the canal and peep into the colony lots. Then you can either go towards Hornsbergs strand…
Julia
Julia
A beautiful castle and gardens. Enjoy a walk along the canal and peep into the colony lots. Then you can either go towards Hornsbergs strand…
11. Ljunglöfska slottet
11. Ljunglöfska slottet
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Ljunglöfsvägen 1
Closed now
08-445 86 60
Point of interestEstablishment
Olga
"The Castle of Ljunglöf" is a beautiful place to see around
Gabriel
Ljunglöfska slottet is a beautiful castle which was built by the first swede to distribute snout all over Swed…
Olga
"The Castle of Ljunglöf" is a beautiful place to see around
11. Ljunglöfska slottet
11. Ljunglöfska slottet
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Ljunglöfsvägen 1
Closed now
08-445 86 60
Olga
Olga
"The Castle of Ljunglöf" is a beautiful place to see around
Gabriel
Gabriel
Ljunglöfska slottet is a beautiful castle which was built by the first swede to distribute snout all over Sweden. The guy became so rich fro…
Olga
Olga
"The Castle of Ljunglöf" is a beautiful place to see around
12. The Castle "Slottet" Slottsbacken 8
12. The Castle "Slottet" Slottsbacken 8
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3 local reviews
8 Slottsbacken
Closed now
073-835 19 47
Point of interestEstablishment
Christina
The Castle has several museums
Zanadu
The Castle is a co working space. You can come for a free day if you like. Across the street is the King's Pal…
Flemming & Jenny
At noon 12.15, every day, the royal guards are released from their positions and this is preceded by a parade …
12. The Castle "Slottet" Slottsbacken 8
12. The Castle "Slottet" Slottsbacken 8
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8 Slottsbacken
Closed now
073-835 19 47
Christina
Christina
The Castle has several museums
Zanadu
Zanadu
The Castle is a co working space. You can come for a free day if you like. Across the street is the King's Palace!
Flemming & Jenny
Flemming & Jenny
At noon 12.15, every day, the royal guards are released from their positions and this is preceded by a parade which is a bit fun to Watch. T…