Nice place to visit with kids or just adults. You learn about Swedish life in recent history and get to visit a small zoo at the same time. Great places to sit and have a picnic or eat at one of the many nice little...More
About Skansen Open-Air Museum
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To really understand the nature of Sweden and how people live in the rural areas this is a wonderful open air museum. It is much larger than you think and includes a number of really good exhibits as well as a little village for shopping...More
It's not cheap but i think it is worth the money. Visit lasted around 3hours, the typical swedish houses were surprisingly filled with extras properly dressed and actually making cheese, butter, glass, bread, clay and so on. Only the closing times were terrible.It's inexplicable that...More
Skansen was my personal highlight of our stay in Stockholm. The kids loved it even more and it easily beats the loud attractions nearby. Plan enough time and plunge into a different world in a different time, talk to people and be amazed by the...More
First time Sweden visitors in Skansen for Midsommar! A wonderful/interesting experience from the open air museum exhibitions - to the gardens - to the spacious animal enclosures - a must if traveling with children! Fun to experience Midsommar with the "natives"!
A visit to this highly regarded open air museum was well worth it. The buildings from various time periods in Sweden's history were well preserved and well presented. The individual exhibits were very well done. We enjoyed our three hours wondering around the houses, exhibits...More