Skansen open air museum

Where: Skansen, Stockholm, ,
When: All year round.
Ancient traditional country house in Sweden - CarniFest Online Photo © All Rights Reserved
Ancient traditional country house in Sweden
CarniFest Online Photo © All Rights Reserved

Skansen open air museum is known as the most ancient market worldwide. It was established in 1891. The museum exhibits more than hundred and fifty unique houses from the eighteen, nineteen and twentieth centuries as well as the way of life in those years in various areas.

In addition to the constant exhibitions, various events and shows are held. It is recommended to check the events schedule on the museum website.
Skansen museum is also a marvelous zoological park with lot of exhibits. The museum is located near the center of Stockholm on Djurgården Island. The place is open to public all year long except for Christmas evening.

Attractive prices suited for all budgets, Many hotels suggest FREE CANCELLATION option or NO PREPAYMENT NEEDED – PAY AT THE PROPERTY, Get Immediate confirmation by email.
IMPORTANT !
Please note that the details of the event are subject to change. We strongly recommended that you check with the organizers before making any travel arrangements.
 

Event Related Information

Contact details:
The Skansen Foundation
Djurgårdsslätten 49-51
P O Box 27807
SE-115 93 STOCKHOLM
Phone: + 46 8 442 80 00
Contact Email:

Country Information

Capital:
Stockholm
Currency:
Swedish krona (SEK)
Voltage and Frequency:
230V 50Hz
Dialing country code:
+46
Time Zone:
UTC+1 - (Summer UTC+2)
Language:
Swedish, small Sami- and Finnish-speaking minorities.
Location:
Northern Europe, bordering the Baltic Sea, Gulf of Bothnia, Kattegat, and Skagerrak, between Finland and Norway.
Information email:
Tourist website:
Information address:
Stockholm Visitors Board AB Kungsgatan 37, Box 7542, SE-103 93 Stockholm, Tel: 08-789 24 00, Fax: 08-789 24 50,
Climate:
Temperate in south with cold, cloudy winters and cool, partly cloudy summers; subarctic in north.
Sweden background and overview
A military power during the 17th century, Sweden has not participated in any war in almost two centuries. An armed neutrality was preserved in both World Wars. Sweden's long-successful economic formula of a capitalist system interlarded with substantial welfare elements was challenged in the 1990s by high unemployment and in 2000-02 by the global economic downturn, but fiscal discipline over the past several years has allowed the country to weather economic vagaries. Indecision over the country's role in the political and economic integration of Europe delayed Sweden's entry into the EU until 1995, and waived the introduction of the euro in 1999.
[Courtesy of The World Factbook]

City Information

In-country dialing code:
8
Longitude:
18.0649°
Latitude:
59.33258°

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