- Boat tour
- Entrance to the Palace
- Departures from Stockholm or Uppsala
Visit one of Europe's most breathtaking settings with a boat tour from Stockholm or Uppsala. During the journey to Skokloster Castle, a cruise host talks about the sights we pass along the way. From Stockholm you travel with M/S Evert Taube and from Uppsala you go with M/S Enköping - the world's oldest passenger ship.
Jane Austen's World – 1 June to 17 September 2017
Experience the magical world of Jane Austen at Skokloster Castle this summer. See the costumes from the popular film adaptations of the English author's work in the castle's guest room floors – authentic and staggering castle environments taken from an Austen novel. Beautiful scenery frames the movie costumes that have been worn by actress Kate Winslet, Hugh Grant and Colin Firth. In the exhibition we meet known characters like Mr. Darcy, Elizabeth Bennet and Elinor Dashwood who talk about lifestyle, dilemmas and fashion at the turn of 1800. Read more about the Magical World of Jane Austen (in Swedish)
Skokloster Castle and Lake Mälaren
Experience the Swedish Empire on this amazing palace at lake Mälaren, the largest private palace built in Sweden. The architecture, the intact interiors and the vast collections make this one of the great castles of Baroque Europe. You will find unique paintings, furniture and room interiors from the 17th century.
Skokloster Castle, built in the baroque style between 1654 and 1676, is one of the mayor monuments from the historic period when Sweden was one of the most powerful countries in Europe. It is also said to be one of Sweden's most beautiful castles.
Other travel routes
Want to book a trip to Sigtuna or Bolinders Strand? Or maybe between Sigtuna and Skokloster? Read more and book below under Stockholm-Skokloster.