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Stockholm: Family-Friendly Skansen Guided Tour

Product ID: 374601
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Visit Skansen, the oldest open-air museum in the world and discover Sweden in miniature. See 150 farms and dwellings from different parts of the country, transported here to form one of the most unique museums in the world showcasing Sweden at its finest.
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Duration: 2 hours
Starting times 10:00 AM, 2:00 PM
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Wheelchair accessible

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  • Explore the world’s only open-air museum with wild animals
  • Discover Swedish traditions showcased in a unique way
  • Enjoy a perfect family outing filled with a variety of attractions
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Discover a unique variety of attractions at Skansen, a favorite among Stockholmers and visitors passing through the city. Not only is it a museum and showcase of Sweden’s past and present, it is also the home of Stockholm's zoo and host to animals native to Scandinavia.

On this guided tour, you’ll be introduced to Sweden’s history and you’ll find out how Swedes once lived according to the changing seasons. Explore life through the customs, traditions, work, celebrations, and everyday life of times gone by. 

This is also a place where festive occasions are celebrated throughout the year. The lively program of activities includes singing, dancing, concerts in the summer, and Christmas markets in the winter with dancing around the Christmas tree.

As the world’s only open-air museum with wild animals, you’ll also get to experience Nordic wildlife and see rare breeds, pets, and exotic creatures. Join a tour that takes you on an adventurous journey through Swedish history while enjoying the recreational spaces that make Skansen a popular attraction all year round.
  • Entrance fee
  • Guided tour
What’s Not Included
  • Gratuities
  • Food and drinks

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Meeting point

Outside the main entrance of Skansen, Djurgårdsslätten 49-51, 115 21 Stockholm, Sweden.

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From US$ 68.50 per person

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Product ID: 374601