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Opening hours

Vadstena Castle

January – March
The castle closed for visits on its own but it is excellent to book guided tours in groups.
 
Renaissance guide every Saturday at 14.00 (In Swedish)
 
February 17 – February 23  – February break!
The castle is open daily from 12.00 to 16.00

April 6 – April 12: Easter break!

The castle is open daily from 12.00 to 16.00
 
April 13 – April 30:
Monday – Friday 12:00 – 16:00
May 1 – June 21:
Monday – Sunday 12.00 – 16.00
June 22 – July 3:
Monday – Sunday 10:00 – 17:00
 
July 4 – July 5: Vadstena castle medieval fair! More info soon
 
July 6  – August 9:
Monday – Sunday 10:00 – 17:00
August 10 – October 4:
Monday – Sunday 12.00 – 16.00
5 October – October 25:
Monday – Friday 12.00 – 16.00
October 26 – November 1: Autum break!
Daily 12.00 – 16.00
 
November – December:
The castle closed for visits on its own.
 
Renaissance guide every Saturday at 14.00 (In Swedish)

Admission fees

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 fees

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
E-mail: office@visitvadstena.eu
Phone: +46(0)143-62 16 00

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