Events in Karlskrona
With hundreds of concerts throughout Europe and parts of Asia since 2006, Queenie received enthusiastic fans worldwide. In 2008 played Queenie as the main band of the world's greatest queen - Festival in Montreux, invited by Freddie Mercury's "personal assistant" Peter Freestone himself.
Welcome to a concert with some of Sweden's most established musical artists.
Return to the joy and glamor of the 1900 century Vienna with its exuberant gala concerts with world famous waltzes, polkas and marches by Johann Strauss waltz king.
One of europes biggest and most succesful shows with Simon and Garfunkel's Music and a full liveband.
Intimate, happy and grand, Tommy Nilsson returns to the audience in 2017 with a performance about love, life and a sizeable dose of Rock'n roll.
For the 42nd time in history South Swedish Rally arranges a race and this time Karlskrona is the starting point.
Together Peter Brunjolf and Jonas Ljung are nudgingon the boundaries of how a magic show can look. Humor, psychological misdirection and sleight of hand are combined in a high tempo with grand illusions and special effects.
Fri 20 Jan
Karlskrona Hockey Klubb series 2016-2017.Read more
Fri 20 Jan - Sat 28 Jan
Welcome to The Fox & Anchor in Karlskrona! We are located in First Hotel Statt, right on the main square and offers good and well-prepared food and an extensive range of drinks in a cozy environment, inspired by England's many pubs.Read more
Thu 26 Jan - Sun 29 Jan
On January 26 to 29, the Veterans Tabletennis Championships takes place in Karlskrona.Read more
Thu 26 Jan
Karlskrona Hockey Klubb series 2016-2017.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 Naval Museum has also received the award, "Museum of the Year 2015". Free entrance.
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 18th century floor in the Wachtmeister palace, called Grevagården. There is also a pleasant cafe in the reconstructed baroque garden. Do not miss a visit to Grevargrundet - Blekinge Museum's playground with archipelago theme.
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.
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.
Fortythree red cottages with white painted corners, waving flags and the deep blue sea. Where have you seen these before? Well, this most Swedish picture motif, perhaps the best known of all, is here in wonderful Karlskrona – on the little headland of Brändaholm. Karlskrona's allotment cottages have a unique building style from the 1920s, with small houses built in similarl design, size and colours.
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.
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.
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.