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 […]

Play golf in Sigtuna

17-05-10 Welcome to Sweden’s Golfing Neighborhood Sigtuna has three golf courses only 17 minutes from the Arlanda Airport. During the summer season, Sigtuna Golf offers golfers some pretty neat golf packages. The golf packages are valid between the 26th of June-6th of August. This summer, several hotels offers golf packages to four of Sigtuna’s golf courses. […]

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

17-02-23 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 […]

Celebrate the Swedish National day in Sigtuna!

16-06-02 On the 6th of June, Sigtuna town invites new Swedish citizens to a ceremony with great fanfare. In Sigtuna, Valsta and Märsta, you are all invited to see  traditional Swedish folk dance and other activities such as live performances, a food court and family activities. At Steninge Castle, we celebrate ”Childrens’ National Day”. Taste the ”Sweden […]

Vikingarännet in Sigtuna

16-02-16 On Sunday, February 19, it´s time for Vikingarännet, the world’s longest ice skating contest on natural ice. This year Vikingarännet runs in an 80 km circular track, with start and finish in Sigtuna town.  The first race starts already at 8 am and 1500 skaters are expected to participate. Come and cheer and watch the […]

A winter wonderland

16-01-22 Sigtuna is a winter wonderland. Enjoy the snow, the scenic nature and the clean air. Around Sigtuna you find many prepared tracks for cross country skiing and plowed ice for skating. Of course, a traditional walk along the lake shore and the ice is almost as pleasent. Always be careful on the lake ice. When […]

The Sigtuna Guide 2016 is out now!

16-01-04 We start off the new year with a new Sigtuna Guide! Read about our unique history and ancient runes. No other place in the world is as rich in runic stones as Sigtuna. Counting even small fragments unearthed here, well over 40 have been documented just in Sigtuna town. The number rises to 170 when […]

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 […]