- January 28, 2023
- Saturday, at 10:00
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Free Tour Old Town at 10.00 in EnglishPassed
Saturday, at 10:00
January 28, 2023
- WHAT’S IN OUR TOUR?
Gamla Stan /Old Town/ is a medieval sanctuary that bears witness to historical events. Gamla Stan has been largely preserved over the centuries. Why is the narrowest street only 90 cm wide?
What do the mysterious metal house signs mean? Why doesn’t the King of Sweden wear a crown?
approx. 1 Hour and 30 minutes
Look for the guide with our sign “Free Walking Tour Stockholm” NORDIC FREEDOM TOURS
- The German Church Founded in 1571, the church is located in an area that was dominated by Germans in the Middle Ages.
- Mårten Trotzig Street The narrowest street in Stockholm with a width of 90 cm.
- The Iron Square The second oldest square in Stockholm, dating back to the 1300s.
- Merchant’s Square This was a thoroughfare between two main squares and contains a copy of the sculpture “Sankt Göran och draken”.
- Iron Boy Known in English as the “little boy looking at the moon”.
- At fifteen centimetres high, it is the smallest public statue in Stockholm.
- The Royal Palace The official residence and main royal palace of the Swedish monarch.
- The Great Church This is the oldest church in Gamla Stan and was founded in the 13th century.
- The Great Square The oldest square in Stockholm and the heart of Gamla Stan.
- The Nobel Museum A museum dedicated to the dissemination of information about the Nobel Prize and its founder, Alfred Nobel.
- The Priest’s Street Home to the “Rune Stone” believed to date back to the 1000’s, making it about 200 years older than the city.
- The House of Nobility Originally used by the aristocracy for parliamentary meetings.
- Riddarholm Church This is the burial church of the Swedish monarchs and is one of the oldest churches in Stockholm.
- Birger Jarls Square The square was renamed after the traditional founder of Stockholm.
The above itinerary may change without prior notice.
Not suitable for wheelchair users.
- WHERE AND WHEN?
Our Free Tour Stockholm Old Town start on time at 10.00 rain or shine and last a leisurely 1 hour and 30 minutes.
We meet outside the subway station at Gamla Stan. We finish our tour in the Old Town.
- Please note that organised groups of more than 5 people must book a private tour. All organised groups of tourists /schools, students, all commercial and non-profit companies and organisations/ are NOT allowed on our free walking tours. You are welcome to book a private tour in advance at an affordable price.
What if I am late?
Each tour starts exactly on time out of respect for those who arrive on time, so please try to be punctual.
Sorry I’m late, can you wait for me for 5-10 minutes?
No, it’s not possible.
OUR MEETING POINT
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