Events in Karlskrona
Award winning Pop Up event with exhibitors from over 15 countries, selling Street food, deli and craft.
Every Sunday in July Café Greven invites you to their popular sing-along evening.
In proximity with the premiere of Karlskrona film festival the pianist Per Tengstrand is welcomed to Skärva
A real challange that includes both running and swimming in Karlskronas archipelago!
Come and watch as the archipelago island Hasslö blooms into something extraordinary as the island becomes the center of attention in Karlskrona.
A festival in the middle of the beautiful archipelago of Karlskrona.
A creative and reflective cultural project. A venture on very high-level musicians in the so-called Classical Sphere, which is very important - those are the future musicians!
In October last year, Blekinge Museum opened the exhibition Rock scene Blekinge 69-99. The exhibition quickly became a success and this summer the exhibition will also be a music festival at Fiskorget in connection with the Karlskrona Music Festival.
Harbour festivities on the island Stenshamn in the eastern archipelago.
Music and festivities in Kristianopels port first Sunday in August.
When Anna-Lotta Larsson were guesting Skärva estate last time it was christmas and this time around she is coming back when the summer is blooming out!
Enjoy the market which is a great tradition in Karlskrona - a kind of festival with stalls, food and music!
Historical day at Drottningskär's citadel that takes us back to the 1780's.
The singer Mikael Rickfors is visiting Kristianopel Resort the 29:th July.
On August 10, 1680 Karlskrona received its town charter. Almost exactly 337 years later, August 12, 2017, it is time for the most exciting way to get around our world heritage city.
The troubadour Dan Hylander is visiting Kristianopel Resort the 7th July.
Peter and Patrik Jablonskis yearly international music festival which is put together under the name Carlscrona Classic.
Happy Jazz performed by a band with roots back to the summer of 1976.
Karlskrona city running competition inaugurates Karlskrona Archipelago Festival.
Fri 16 Jun - Fri 30 Jun
Visit The Fox and Anchor during June and listen to live music.Read more
Thu 22 Jun
Enjoy the market which is a great tradition in Karlskrona - a kind of festival with stalls, food and music!Read more
Thu 22 Jun - Thu 10 Aug
Everyone who enjoys dancing are welcome on the tuesday and thursday dance evenings at Bredasjöns Festplats just outside Holmsjö. A list of bands will be performing on the fairground during the summer.Read more
Fri 23 Jun
At Kristianopel resort there is traditional Midsummer celebrations with dancing around midsummer pole.Read more
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Karlskrona. In the middle of the archipelago.
The archipelago is a perfect place to relax, recharge and just be. Self or together. No requirements, no musts - just be.
Sweden's southernmost archipelago is composed of 1,650 islands, skerries and islets - from Hasslö in the west to Utlängan in the east. Savour blue days of wind, water, salt splashed rocks and glorious bays for bathing. Discover this chain of ilsands in your own way.
On land, on water, for real! The museum tells the Swedish Navy's exciting history. Karlskrona's most visited attraction! Boats, figureheads, models, sub-marines, all of which tell of the Swedish Navy's exciting story from empire to today.
The Submarine Hall - Two submarines in a spectacular building. The new Submarine Hall opened in June 2014. Free entrance.
Fun for Kids Karlskrona is a local network and the Tourist Office, which offers families experiences and special offers. It makes it easy to plan your visit to Karlskrona and easy once you get here. With the benefit card and map, you can head out in search of new and memorable experiences. You will need at least a week or several visits to Karlskrona, to be able to have time for all the fun!
Karlskrona offers fantastic adventures in unique environments. There are a variety of guided tours to choose from, and the sound of the occean and the smell of tar is always present.
Karlskrona Archipelago Festival takes place 1st - 6th August 2017! A festival where the world heritage's unique history meets the modern city life!
An idyllic village from the 17th century also known as "The thousand roses village". Smell the roses and the sea, hike on the mighty wall that frames the village and reminds us of the former Danish times. Take a swim from the pier or from one of the bathing areas. Sit on the dock and enjoy the boat life in the harbor. In Kristianopel you will find several small shops, cozy cafes and eateries.
The cycling in Karlskrona is amazing! Head off on unknown roads using GPS, experience The Garden of Sweden or take your bike on an archipelago boat and visit some of our hundreds of islands.
Drop anchor in Karlskrona, the city that was founded in 1680, when Karl XI decided to establish the country's new naval base here.
More than 300 years later the Naval base is still here in Karlskrona - the city where old meets new and tradition meets innovation. In 1998, Karlskrona gained World Heritage Status by UNESCO.
Blekinge Museum is located at the Fisktorget, with exhibition rooms in several buildings and the museum always has something new going on. The museum describes both Karlskrona and Blekinge's history in some fixed exhibits, including a noted 1700s floor in the Wachtmeister palace, called Grevagården. There is also a pleasant cafe in the reconstructed baroque garden. The museum surprises often with exciting exhibitions where even our own time are mirrored. Do not miss a visit to Grevargrundet - Blekinge Museum's playground with archipelago theme.
Karlskrona City Marina
A modern guest harbour with all facilities, walking distance to the city centre. There is also a motor home parking area on the dockside.
Tips on activities free of charge, for children and families! We have gathered tips and inspiration for outings suited for families.
Have you always dreamed of catching that monster pike, or are you simply attracted by the peace and quiet as you cast your line inthe first light of dawn? Karlskrona offers you both options!
Go fishing on your own or with a guide in one of Sweden's best fishing waters! Get help from our skilled operators, which offers many good and exciting packages.
The Admiralty Church is only five years younger than the city itself and was inaugurated in 1685 as a temporary measure, while waiting for a larger stone church. To the delight of us this unique wooden church was never demolished. Come and meet The Old Man Rosenbom, Karlskrona’s most famous inhabitant – lift his hat and drop in a donation! You will also find a statue of Nils Holgersson here.