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...
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 17th- and 18th-century buildings and is an invitin...
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.
Museum, Other, Sights
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 fine garden is ideal ...
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...
Nature and culture, Other, Sights
Kalmar City Park is situated beside 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 park pr...
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. Its present appearence dates from the 16th century, when the Vasa kings rebuilt it in the style of a Renaissa...