Events in Karlskrona
Zara Larsson - comes to Karlskrona Archipelago Festival and performs on the big stage at Stortorget!
The most popular ballet classics, Swan lake, include all the elements that made classical ballet famous. A fabulous story with sumptuous scenography and dance, and with immortal music by Tchaikovsky.
Jill with a capital J interprets her favorites from the traditional and modern American song treasure.
Welcome to a concert with some of Sweden's most established musical artists.
The spring of 2018 becomes historic for the Swedish dance band Lasse Stefanz, and celebrate their 50 years on stage.
An ice show based on Lewis Carrol's classic ALICE IN THE UNDERLAND.
Wed 24 Jan
Musical! Love and revolution during the dramtical Age of Enlightenment.Read more
Thu 25 Jan
Karlskrona Hockey Club series 2017-2018.Read more
Mon 29 Jan
Homefield game for HiF Karlskrona in the 2017 - 2018 series.Read more
Tue 30 Jan
Karlskrona Hockey Club series 2017-2018.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.
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.
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 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.
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.
Tips on activities free of charge, for children and families! We have gathered tips and inspiration for outings suited for families.
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.
Make use of the Right of Public Access - make an excursion on your own, and pring your picknic-basket!
In Karlskrona there are 25 beautiful nature reserves - protected nature and protected species.
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 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.
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.