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Uppsala Castle (Uppsala Slott)

Rikssalen, Uppsala 753 10, Sweden
+46 18 54 48 11
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Rikssalen, Uppsala 753 10, Sweden
+46 18 54 48 11

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This surprising castle qua archtecture lies on a hill in the center of Uppsala, Sweden. The view over the city is fantastic. In the right wing you find a museum for modern arts. Very nice old building. There is a lift in the museum. Entrance...More

Thank Louis K
Reviewed 7 September 2017 via mobile

Frankly it's not at all a beautiful building, and you can't enter the "castle" (it's more like a mansion to me) itself. The region around it surely is very nice, but you should just go to the botanical garden across the street. You can see...More

Thank Augusto V
Reviewed 3 September 2017 via mobile

Location is really nice. Its on the top of Uppsala. You can view whole of uppsala city from here. Location marked in here is wrong.

Thank vikasvimal0303
Reviewed 28 August 2017 via mobile

We did not purchase the castle tour,however the surrounding area is very pretty. It is good place to walk and may be have a picnic basket.

Thank 11KDP
Reviewed 22 August 2017

Can only review the gardens (which are nice) as we did not enter any buildings here. It was a brief stop on a tour of Uppsala. But one thing to note is that a very nice monument to Dag Hammarskjold (second UN sec gen) is...More

Thank Chris L
Reviewed 22 August 2017 via mobile

Another must see landmark in Uppsala is the castle. It is still in use so there are no tours but you can admire it from the outside as well as visit the art museum in one of the castle wings. There is also an excavation...More

Thank MrPhileasF
Reviewed 9 August 2017

Put on your walking shoes and hike up to the castle. You get a beautiful view of Uppsala city in one direction and the botanical garden the other way. Inside rikssalen you enjoy the history of the house. There are a crostatas market in December.

Thank LiWendt
Reviewed 9 August 2017

Worth to when you visit Uppsala It is situated on the hill on walking distance from the town center. The castle was built by the king Gustav Vasa in the 1550s. It was also the scene of a brutal murder in 1567, when King Erik...More

Thank 551tonye
Reviewed 31 July 2017 via mobile

On top of the hill a must see in uppsala. There is a museum (temporary art) and a bar inside the old gate/wall. If you walk a tour trough the city, include this hill!

Thank Martijn D
Reviewed 31 July 2017

We walked around this castle and then went down the steps towards the botanical gardens. We did not go inside the castle, but it was an impressive building from outside.

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