Discover Sigtuna’s palaces and castles – Slottsklassikern

This summer you can visit all five fantastic castles and palaces in Sigtuna, in one exclusive package called ”Slottsklassikern”. Visit the royal Rosersberg’s Palace, beautiful Steninge Castle from 1705, the 17th century manor house Skånelaholm, the fine baroque castle Skokloster and Wenngarn with its 1000 years of history.

Slottsklassikern includes

The card includes free entrance and guided tours at our beautiful castles, book packages and discount on a guided tour in Sigtuna town. All in one exclusive package for 250 SEK (value 644 SEK). The offer is valid 1st of June – 30th of September 2017.

Rosersberg Palace
Free entrance and guided tour (value 100 SEK)

Steninge Castle
Free book ”Axel von Fersen” by Herman Lindqvist (value 199 SEK)

Skånelaholm Manor House
Free entrance and guided tour (value 60 SEK)

Skokloster Castle
Free entrance and guided tour (value 60 SEK)

Wenngarn Castle
Free entrance, guided tour and one book package (value 200 SEK)

Discount on a guided tour in Sigtuna town
25 SEK discount on a guided tour upon presentation of this card.

About the Palaces and Castles

Rosersberg Palace

This royal palace was built by Gabriel Bengtsson Oxenstierna in the 1630s. Here you can find some of Europe’s best preserved Empire inte­riors. The palace has a beautiful English park and a café, restaurant and a hotel. Guided tours are available in English from May to September. Don’t miss the exhibition ”Royal porcelain from Rörstrand – the Rörstrand porcelain factory” until September 30.

Steninge Castle

Steninge castle was built in 1705. Its exquisite buildings are surround­ed by a spacious garden. The nearby historic stone barn offers country shops, cafe and a restaurant. Six weeks before Christmas, Steninge hosts one of Sweden’s most popular indoor Christmas markets. Open every day, weekdays 11am–6pm, weekends 10am–5pm. The castle itself is closed for visitors.

Skånelaholm Manor House

The 17th century manor house is today known for the numerous and diverse collections of anything from fine arts to cigars.
The manor house is accessible during guided tours Wednesdays to Sundays, May 3 –  September 30.
Guided tours at 11 pm, 12 pm, 2 am and 3 pm.

Skokloster Castle

Welcome to the 17th century, Sweden’s Age of Greatness, and to one of the most evocative and astonishing milieus anywhere in Europe. Magnifi­cent collections of crafts, unique paintings and a large armoury. Open for the summer season: May & September Sat–Sun (11am–4pm; Jun–Aug daily 11am–5pm) The castle is open for groups by arrangement all year and around the Swedish school autumn holliday and for a christmas market weekend in December 2-3. Don’t miss Jousting at the castle 28-30 July.

Wenngarns Castle

Each period with its counts, dukes and landlords have left their marks on Wenngarn since the 12th century when a dispute of heritage was described in Sweden’s oldest preserved letter. Wenngarn is packed with ex­citing historical anecdotes and contains one of Sweden’s best preserved castle chapels, dating from Sweden’s Age of Greatness (during the 17th and early 18th centuries). Today the castle is open all year round. The café is open everyday of the week and guided tours are held certain days. Wenngarnsommar offers a lot of exciting activities during June 25 – August 20 and don’t miss Jousting in June 30-July 2.

Guided tour in Sigtuna town

Join us on a guided tour of Sigtuna town! The tours start at Stora torget (the main square) at 13.00 on Wednesdays to Fridays during the period: July 1 to August 13. We will learn about Sigtuna’s ancient history from 970s until modern times. Famous attractions such as the Town Hall, St. Mary’s Church and rune stones are included in the tour.

Where can I buy Slottsklassikern?

Buy the card at the palaces and castles, at the Tourist office in Sigtuna town on Stora Gatan 33 and at the following hotels in Sigtuna: 1909 Sigtuna Stadshotell, Hotell Kristina, Sigtunastiftelsen and Stora Brännbo.

Stay over in Sigtuna!

Stay the night and visit our fine hotels in Sigtuna and Arlanda! For recommendations about where to stay, hotels to bed & breakfasts, please have a look here.

If you are interested to reserve a castle package, please click here.

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