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 […]

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 […]

Easter in Sigtuna

17-04-03 Much is happening in Sigtuna during the Easter holiday and you are most welcome to take part in all of the activities. Enjoy an Easter buffet, hunt for Easter eggs at Clarion Hotel Arlanda Aiport or why not stay over for the weekend? Maundy Thursday, April 13 Easter Egg Hunt at Clarion Hotel Arlanda Airport Participate […]

The Sigtuna Guide 2015 is out now!

15-01-14 We start off the new year with a new Sigtuna Guide! Read about Sigtuna’s history, architecture through the ages, the nineteenth-century Queen Hedvig Elisabeth Charlotta’s summers at Rosersberg’s Palace, exciting castles and everything you need to know about attractions, restaurants, cafes, hotels and conference facilities at the airport, in Märsta, Rosersberg and Sigtuna. Get your Sigtuna guide at […]

In the mood for Sigtuna

14-08-22 Sigtuna is full of new discoveries and adventures for young and old, tired or active. Our MOOD guide is filled with our favourite spots in Sigtuna. Be inspired and let your mood shape your visit in Sigtuna!   Feeling adventurous? Try water sports at Cable Park by lake Halmsjön. Are you looking for group adventures? […]

Summer rates in our hotels

14-06-26 We offer SUMMER RATES in our hotels in Sigtuna. Sigtuna, the first Swedish town established in 970, has evolved from having been a midpoint of the central power into a charming and picturesque town. Nowadays it has something to offer for everyone, regardless of age. Sigtuna has a wide range of activities such as cultural […]

Palaces and Castles in Sigtuna

14-05-27 As Sweden’s first capital Sigtuna attracts many visitors. Add to that 150 rune stones, beautiful medieval churches and five interesting palaces; Skokloster Castle, Skånelaholm Castle, Steninge Palace, Wenngarn Castle and Rosersberg Palace – one of ten Royal palaces. The Palaces and Sigtuna Tourist Office offers guided bus tours and walks for large and small groups […]

New archaeological excavation in Sigtuna

14-04-22 Sigtuna is Sweden’s oldest preserved city, founded around 970 by Erik Segersäll, and its layout and size are essentially the same as when it was established. Several archaeological excavations in Sigtuna’s “black earth”, a cultural layer up to three metres thick, have shed light on the city’s origins. From May 5 to June 13 an exciting new […]