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Skokloster Castle, Skokloster

#3 of 14 in Historic Sites in Uppsala County
Must see · Castle · Historic Site
Skokloster Castle (Skoklosters slott) (in Swedish) is a Swedish Baroque castle built between 1654 and 1676 by Carl Gustaf Wrangel, located on a peninsula of Lake Mälaren between Stockholm and Uppsala. It became a state museum in the 1970s and displays collections of paintings, furniture, textiles and tableware as well as books and weapons that amount to 20,000 items.
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  • I recommend to take the guided tour with a guide in the clothes from 17-18th centuries;) It takes around 45 min but gives more deep insight into the castle life during 17-20th centuries. The castle...  more »
  • The Castle is lovely, free entrance and impressed me a lot that they had activities for children which will give the adults a chance to look around inside the castle undisturbed. And you get some...  more »
  • We did the boat trip from uppsala and the 2h at the location were the perfect amount of time to see the main house and church. The little art room is perfect for kids waiting for the adults.
  • Nice scenic area. Be sure to take a guided tour to see the very interesting armoury and unfinished banquet hall. Also a small farm nearby with some sheep and hens (only in the summer).
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