The Naval Museum

The Naval Museum

Karlskrona's most popular visitor destination.

Drottningskärs Kastell

Drottningskär Citadel

This citadel from the 17th century, is considered to be one of the most remarkable of Sweden’s historic fortifications.

Kungsholm Fortress

The fortress, which has guarded the entrance to the Karlskrona since 1680. See the circular harbour, the exotic park and the military fort museum.

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Neptun – a real submarine!

The Submarine Hall - Two submarines in a spectacular building, The Naval Museums latest attraction.

The World Heritage City Karlskrona - Majestic!

The Fredrik Church at the Great Square is designed by Nicodemus Tessin the younger in the 1690´s and probably inspired by the Santa Trinità dei Monti at the top of the Spanish steps in Rome.

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Scandic Hotel

Fr. 1120 SEK /room

Events in Karlskrona

11 Oct
22 Feb

Exhibition - cowboys and city farms

Exciting stories and Exhibition about Karlskrona city land and farming.

31 Oct
1 Nov

Live music at Scandic Hotel

Enjoy live music Fridays and Saturdays at Scandic Karlskrona!

24 Oct

Concert - Thomas Stenström

Thomas Stenström is a Swedish artist that had a great hit this summer with his song, ”Slå mig hårt i ansiktet”.

7 Nov

Concert - Sophie Zelmani

On November the 7th, Sophie Zelmani enters the stage at Karlskrona Konsthall.

27 Nov
13 Dec

Christmas show at Scandic - Frida Öhrn & Linda Ström

Frida Öhrn and Linda Ström perform in this year's Christmas show, which is filled with their personal favourites.

22 Nov

Tommy Körberg & Band - Sing till you drop

Music and stories from Tommy Körberg's long and successful career.

23 Oct

Concert - Josette Bushell-Mingo & Unit

Loved jazz and funk classics

31 Oct
2 Nov

Autumn Break - The ghost at the Farm

A family activity during the autumn holiday.

Happening this week

23 Oct
30 Oct

Instagram #visitkarlskrona

Take part of Karlskrona pictures through the eyes of locals and visitors - Instagram. Tag and share your beautiful pictures of Karlskrona! #visitkarlskrona!

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Karlskrona. In the middle of the archipelago.

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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.