A fairy tale castle sits on the coast of the town of Mariefred, on the banks of Lake Mälaren. Gripsholm Castle was built 1537 by King Gustav Vasa and is now open to the public!
You can get to the beautiful town of Mariefred via steam ship directly from central Stockholm. Visit the charming Swedish countryside and enjoy!
The castle houses Swedens poirtrait collection. This means you'll find portraits of famous Swedes dating back to the time of Gustav Vasa, and the castle's winding passages take you through 4 centuries of furnishings and interiors.