Winter holiday in Sigtuna: 25th of February-5th of March

Next week, Sigtuna municipality has half term break/winter holiday – a holiday for all school children to have time from school and do sports. In Sigtuna, there are plenty of options of what to do during this week for all ages and interests.


Midgårdsbadet in Märsta – Public Bath

Midgårdsbadet is open 6.30 am – 9.30 pm weekdays and 9 am-8 pm during the weekend. Food can be purchased in the food court and/or café.

Swimming at Sigtuna Fritidscenter – Sigtuna Leisure Centre

Sigtuna Fritidscenter will be open the whole week. Here you can jump from the diving tower and play in the water. For information about opening hours at Sigtuna Fritidscenter, have a look here.


Konsthall Märsta – Art Gallery

During the holiday, Märsta Konsthall will arrange a creative studio for children of all ages. Children younger than 8 years have to be accompanied by an adult. Be inspired by the ongoing colourful costume design exhibiton and create your own creations in different colors and materials. All weekdays 11 am-3 pm, free entrance.


Sigtuna Museum and Art

Welcome to experience the new historic exhibition Sigtuna Stories and visit the drop-in-studio on Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday at noon-4 pm. For all children of all ages, children younger than 8 years have to be accompanied by an adult. Free entrance. Read more about Sigtuna Museum and Art here:


Sigtuna’s downhill slope

Enjoy alpine skiing in Sigtuna! The ski slope Humbacken will be open if the weather conditions are good. If you don’t ski, bring your toboggan and sledge down the closeby hill for sledging. Daily ski pass: 50 SEK/day for members and 100 SEK/day for non-members. For updated information about weather conditions and other information, have a look at Sigtuna Alpin’s website: and their Facebook page:


Skokloster’s Castle, February 23-28

The beautiful baroque castle Skokloster will be open during this holiday. Bring your warmest clothes and explore the castle’s well-kept secrets with your family. Enjoy a guided tour in the light of a flashlight. Eat delicious waffles in the castle’s café and walk the Castle Safari – a tricky quiz for children. Read more about the opening hours and the castle here!


Wenngarn Castle

Wenngarn offers plenty of options during the winter holiday. If the weather is good, you can go ice-skating and build your own snowball lantern. Regardless of the weather, Wenngarn Castle will organize a guided tour of the castle (free of charge) Saturday and Sunday at 2 pm. Combine the guided tour with a visit at the café in the castle enjoy a lunch or dinner at Dammstugan or restaurant Anstalten. Read more about the opening hours and the castle here!


Vikingahallen – Sports Hall in Märsta

Vikingahallen in Märsta will offer all kind of activities during the holiday. Free entrance to participate in the activities. The entrance is at the back of the sports auditorium, facing the football field. Read more about the week’s activities here.


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