Trip Planner:   Europe  /  Sweden  /  Stockholm County  /  Stockholm  /  Nature  /  Skeppsholmen

Skeppsholmen, Stockholm

(460+ reviews on the web)
Island Nature / Park
Though it was traditionally valued solely for its strategic location, Skeppsholmen today showcases a number of art museums and cultural events. Situated at the Baltic Sea entrance to Stockholm, the site reveals a number of older buildings from the island's days as a military center. Military presence on the island is scarce now, and the area is much more attractive to tourists for its art scene and green spaces. Here you can visit the Museum of Modern Art, Swedish Museum of Architecture, East-Asian Museum, and Teater Galeasen. Experience the island by going for a stroll, having a picnic, taking in views of the city's old town, or attending the popular Stockholm Jazz Festival. Plan to see Skeppsholmen and other attractions that appeal to you using our Stockholm trip itinerary builder.
Create a full Stockholm itinerary
map

Plan your trip to Stockholm

  • Get a personalized plan

    A complete day-by-day itinerary
    based on your preferences
  • Customize it

    Refine your plan. We'll find the
    best routes and schedules
  • Book it

    Choose from the best hotels
    and activities. Up to 50% off
  • Manage it

    Everything in one place.
    Everyone on the same page.

Plans in Stockholm by other users

14 days in Europe BY A USER FROM ESTONIA August, kids, popular PREFERENCES: August, kids ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 7 days in Sweden BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES September, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, historic sites, museums, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: September, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, historic sites, museums ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 6 days in Sweden BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES September, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, historic sites, museums, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: September, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, historic sites, museums ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 16 days in Europe BY A USER FROM UNITED KINGDOM July, teens, popular PREFERENCES: July, teens ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 14 days in Scandinavia BY A USER FROM PHILIPPINES May, culture, outdoors, historic sites, museums, shopping, slow & easy, popular PREFERENCES: May, culture, outdoors, historic sites, museums, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Slow & easy 19 days in Europe BY A USER FROM INDIA July, kids, culture, outdoors, beaches, historic sites, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: July, kids, culture, outdoors, beaches, historic sites ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 29 days in Scandinavia BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES August, popular PREFERENCES: August ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 10 days in Europe BY A USER FROM SOUTH AFRICA August, culture, outdoors, relaxing, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: August, culture, outdoors, relaxing ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 22 days in Europe BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES August, slow & easy, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: August ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Slow & easy 14 days in Scandinavia BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES June, teens, kids, outdoors, historic sites, fast-paced, popular PREFERENCES: June, teens, kids, outdoors, historic sites ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Fast-paced 21 days in Sweden, Norway & South Denmark BY A USER FROM SINGAPORE August, popular PREFERENCES: August ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 16 days in Finland, Sweden & Norway SEE PLAN October, kids, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, shopping, popular PREFERENCES: October, kids, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium
View more plans
Reviews
TripAdvisor
  • Beautiful, nice and Interesting too, lots of fun to be done here from enjoying and experience the true beauty of Stockholm.  more »
  • This is a very special island. You can do as much or as little as you like here. I stayed on the island for four days and because it is so close to everywhere in Stockholm, it is very easy to get arou...  more »
  • We spent the majority of our free time on this island as our hotel was located here, but we enjoyed the views and how serene the area was. The castle was nice as are the water views. If you have free ...  more »