The Runic love letter

18-02-10 In Sigtuna we celebrate Valentine’s Day by quoting a decipeherd 900-year-old runic inscription: ”Kiss Me”! Read more about it in this article from MailOnline (2014), saying: A 900-year-old Norse code has finally been cracked, and experts believe it’s the Viking equivalent of a Valentine’s day card. The message, which is thought to say in part ‘kiss me’, means […]

Nature is near

18-01-09 Right of public access – a unique opportunity to visit nature In Sigtuna, we love the outdoor. We hope you do to. The majority of the land in Sigtuna is forrest, shores, i.e. nature. So it might not come as a surprise that we have decides to protect 10 areas as natural reserves. In Sweden we […]

Christmas smorgasbord in Sigtuna

17-11-20 In Sigtuna there are many variations of the traditional Swedish Christmas buffet, Julbord, to choose between, see list below for all the options. One tip is to combine your christmas meal with one of our cozy Christmas markets.   Rosersbergs Slottshotell Traditional Christmas dinner with a touch of “French cuisine”. Served: December 8-20 Price: 795 SEK/person. Stay over […]

Christmas Markets 2017

17-11-08 Christmas is soon upon us and what could be cozier than to go to a Christmas market? In Sigtuna there are several markets to choose from. Indoor markets for the frozen, markets at a Baroque castle for the castle lovers or a traditional outdoor market in the first town of Sweden, Sigtuna Town. Combine or […]

Summer boats to Sigtuna

17-06-28 This summer will be perfect for anyone wishing to take a ferry to Sigtuna, Skokloster and Birka. Strömma will once again traffic the popular route Stockholm – Sigtuna – Skokloster and Stockholm-Rosersberg’s Palace. Rederi Mälarstaden will traffic cruises from Sigtuna to Birka, Taxinge Castle and Mariefred. Lake Mälaren Cruise from Stockholm to Rosersberg Strömma continues […]

Midsummer celebration in Sigtuna

17-06-20 Midsummer celebration in Sigtuna Welcome to celebrate traditional Swedish midsummer in Sigtuna. All around the destination, you can dance around the maypole and play traditional midsummer games. Extend your visit with dinner and an overnight stay at the Sigtuna Foundation, 1909 Sigtuna Stadshotell or Wenngarn Hotel and Conference.   Traditional Midsummer Celebration Sigtuna town 22 June, 7 […]

Discover Sigtuna’s palaces and castles – Slottsklassikern

17-05-17 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 […]