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Fish Church, Gothenburg
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Named for its resemblence to a Gothic church, Fish Church today markets fresh catches as a fish market in Sweden's seafood hub. Gothenburg has long been known for its gastronomic scene, much of which focuses on fish and other seafood. Since this market opened in 1874, it has become an institution in the city, attracting tourists and locals alike. Tour the stalls of the indoor hall and purchase fish and shellfish, including local delicacies. If you're hungry, stop in to the site's seafood restaurant. Using our custom trip planner, Gothenburg attractions like Fish Church can form part of a personalized travel itinerary.
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  • As Sweden is expensive for everything this place is nothing different. Get the 6 tram from central which drops off just across the road or walk along the water/through the park from the avenue. It's o...  more »
  • Centrally located in Gothenburg is this pleasant and well-stocked food Hall. The market hall is housed in a very special and classic building-a hallmark of Gothenburg, a real landmark. "you can buy all kind of fish and seafood of very friendly, knowledgeable and helpful staff. On the upper floor there is also a very popular fish restaurant.
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  • It is a must to visit the fish market in Gothenburg. It's an old covered market with all kinds of fresh fish and shellfish sold here. Especially the grandchildren think it's fun to see so many different kinds of fish and shellfish.
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