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Gamla Uppsala

Uppsala, Sweden
+46 18 23 93 12
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“burial mounds” (42 reviews)
“old church” (25 reviews)
“viking history” (12 reviews)
Uppsala, Sweden
+46 18 23 93 12
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Gamla Uppsala is definitely worth the short bus ride from the central station to this historic Viking site. When you get off the bus you'll walk along a quiet road a short distance to arrive face to face with the church, and then the burial...More

Thank Arleneeric
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a nice walk in the outskirt of Uppsala. Nevertheless, the remains of the old town are not very interesting ...

Thank quintnico
Reviewed 14 September 2017

If compared to the number of tourists visiting Uppsala, those going to Gamla are really a minority. WHAT A MISTAKE! The place, the church, and the museum are only a few of the many things worth your time! The place is very easy to reach...More

Thank peaitaly
Reviewed 12 September 2017

Must visit site. The museum is very informative. A lot of history to grasp if you are interested in Viking era. Nice to walk around the mounds if you have the time

Thank jpiks1
Reviewed 27 August 2017 via mobile

Only had time to visit the 3 mounds as this wasn't part of our itinerary, but had a bit of extra time. Short distance from the town. Very helpful to have a tour guide as the site has significant history. Learned a lot about the...More

Thank Michael M C
Reviewed 12 August 2017

This is Old Uppsala, which is a nice part of town. It's not large, and you can easily walk around in an hour or so. Go down by the river and relax.

Thank VicBCTraveller
Reviewed 11 August 2017

This is a special place, ancient graves of legendary kings and a pae of cult of old religion, the holiest place on nordic old religion, is magical, the museum have many original pieces, specially those from Vendel age, pretty impresive

Thank José D
Reviewed 6 August 2017

Had a delightful well-prepared traditional meal. Not one of the 5 of us was disappointed with our selections

Thank albertk199354
Reviewed 1 August 2017 via mobile

Looking for a beautiful and historic place in the vincinity of Uppsala...then this is the place to be. Learn a bit about the kings that reigned here, visit the historic church and if you get hungry, have a lunch at the nearby restaurant. Don't forget...More

Thank stevensen181
Reviewed 29 July 2017

Gamla Uppsala is a picturesque and beautiful place located not far from the main city. Bus number 2 towards Gamla Uppsala takes you there within 15 minutes. As it is a large, green and rather idyllic place, it is a nice place to visit and...More

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21 September 2017|
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Response from peaitaly | Reviewed this property |
The museum closes at 4 p.m.