In the summer, Kalmar Castle turns into the children's own castle. Here the children get the chance to challenge the Black Knight and to be ceremoniously dubbed in the castle ha...
History, Museum, Ancient castles [...]
The history of this legendary castle stretches back over 800 years. For a long time, Kalmar Castle was an important fortification and known as the key to the kingdom because of ...
This year, 500 years have passed since Gustav Vasa made his entrance in Kalmar. Now, he will once more take over at Kalmar Castle. This year’s seasonal exhibition, Gustav Vasa t...
Nightclubs, Restaurants, Food and drink
Söderport is located in beautiful environment in Old Town, at the Kalmar Castle and City Park. Bistro Menu, a la carte and cafe. Around 70 seats + 150 outside.
The Old Cemetery is the oldest Christian burial ground preserved in Kalmar. A church was built during the first half of the 13th century and in this connection they started to l...
In the centre of Kalmar you will find one of Sweden's most renowned art museums. This is an extremely contemporary art museum, aimed at stimulating discussion of issues that aff...
History, Other, Sights
The medieval center of Kalmar, known today as the Old Town, lies right next to Kalmar Castle. It still has many well-preserved 18th- and 19th-century buildings and is an invitin...
Nature and culture, Other, Sights
Kalmar City Park is situated next to the the castle. Johan Jeansson, a merchant of the town, a bust of whom has stood in the park since 1937, was the driving force behind the pa...
Museum, Other, Sights
A lush garden with a 19th century, middle-class home in the old town, only 200 meters from the castle. With its furnishings intact, the house is a museum open for groups. The fi...
Guided tours, History
At Kalmar Tourist Center, you can hire a guide any time of the year for city walking tours or sightseeing tours around Kalmar, Öland, the Kingdom of Crystal and the emigration r...
Family, Fishing, boat and canoe, Guided tours [...]
Unfortunately the tours are cancelled 2020. We look forward to welcome you back in the summer of 2021!
In one hour, you’ll discover a Kalmar you never knew existed. Even thou...