Admission fee 2018

If you want to experience the castle on your own you can buy your admission ticket and walk around in the castle in your own pace.
At the 1st floor you’ll find information about the history of the castle and also see a model of the castle when it was a fortress, before it became a palace. Beside the exhibition of the history of the castle lies the old kitchen where you can see a preserved slush chute by one of the windows. Take the time to see one of our gun turrets that you’ll reach from the exhibition of the castle!
At the top lies the furnished floor, with inventory from the 16th, 17th and 18th centuries. From here you can also reach the church and the Great Hall of State.

Entrance to the castle
Adults: 90 SEK
Senior citizen/Student: 80 SEK (be prepared to show valid certificate)
Children/Youth (8 – 17 years old): 70 SEK
Children (0 – 7 years old): Free

Admission without guided guided tours means that you experience the castle on your own and in your own pace, along with information and an orientationguide of the castle.


Guided tour fee 2018

Guided Tour – The Renaissance Tour
Adults: 130 SEK
Senior citizen/Student: 120 SEK (be prepared to show valid certificate)
Children/Youth (8 – 17 years old): 90 SEK
Children (0 – 7 år): Free

Questions? Contact Visit Vadstena
Phone: +46(0)143-62 16 00


Opera tickets

Solen och Nordstjärnan – barock operabalett på Vadstena slott

In the summer of 2018 there will be a baroque dance production at Vadstena castle with dancers, singers and musicians. In preparation for the production a basic course in baroque dancewas held during two weeks with the International Summer Academy of Baroque Dance at Löftadalens folkhögskola, and also 10 days of repetition in Vadstena during the summer of 2017.

Choreographer and director: Karin Modigh

Assistant choreographer: Lena Cederwall Broberg

Barockdancer and mentor: Adrian Navarro 

Dancers (stipendiates) : Julia BengtssonRebecka BernefjellNiklas FranssonMatilda LarssonFlavio Papini, Mathias Terwander Stintzing.

Musical leader: Dan Laurin, Recorder.

Musician: Anna Paradiso Laurin, Harpsichord.

Further information (swe):

Premiere at 20 juli 2018 in the Wedding hall at Vadstena slott.

Visit the Vadstena-Academys website for further information

Visit The Vadstena-Academy’s website