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.

Kungsholms fort

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.

Fredrikskyrkan

The Fredrik Church - the Great Square

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

19 Sep
21 Sep

Living and housing exhibition

Welcome to the exhibition with everything about home and garden!

24 Oct

Consert - Thomas Stenström

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

20 Sep

Karlskrona Town square Festival 2014

A day with focus on Karlskrona's market square and its traditions.

27 Nov
13 Dec

Christmas show at Hotel Scandic - Frida Öhrn and Linda Ström

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

26 Sep

Concert West of Eden

West of Eden is a Swedish folk rock band from Gothenburg. Irish music

7 Nov

Concert - Sophie Zelmani

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

25 Sep
27 Sep

Mode. Mat. Mingel.

Happening this week

16 Sep
23 Sep

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.

Karlskrona skärgård segelbåt


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.