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Not very inviting

I found this place by accident. I walked in, although it wasn’t clear whether you could. There was... read more

Reviewed 29 July 2018
Kingston-upon-Hull, United Kingdom
Not the most interesting/beautiful palace

Disappointing, if we compare it with other palaces in the region (Engso, Strömsholms), but if you... read more

Reviewed 25 April 2017
Ana L
Boliden, Sweden
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29 Jul 2018
“Not very inviting”
24 Apr 2017
“Not the most interesting/beautiful palace”
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Reviewed 29 July 2018

I found this place by accident. I walked in, although it wasn’t clear whether you could. There was an empty courtyard, and in the corner there is a door to a restaurant. The door wasn’t open, so the place didn’t look overly inviting, but it...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed 25 April 2017

Disappointing, if we compare it with other palaces in the region (Engso, Strömsholms), but if you are in the city, take a walk and go there.

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank Ana L
Reviewed 14 October 2015

Very old castle, tourist site. A small restaurant serves some things to eat and drink. I didn t try food but the red wine was nice along with candles at nite.

Date of experience: December 2014
Thank Daniel T
Reviewed 10 September 2015 via mobile

Yeah, I hang here also every day. If you want good music and concerts, then you should come here - but otherwise it's quite boring. The cafe is almost never open and when it is, the prices are high. You can live a happy life...More

Date of experience: September 2015
Thank ThePoorMansGuide
Reviewed 26 August 2015

They have music events quiet often. During cultural festival this is one other place to have the music events. They have a small exhibition during autumn.

Date of experience: June 2015
1  Thank Vairamayil
Reviewed 3 July 2014

The castle was once completely open to the public. To see the Main Hall, the center of Swedish politics for some time, was amazing. Now you have to book a time, a few days ahead with the cafe that is now in the entrance area....More

Date of experience: July 2014
1  Thank sunoveristambul
Reviewed 16 June 2014

If you are looking for a gorgeous fairytale castle this is not it. A fairly imposing building that is quite poorly signposted. i didn't bother going in so cannot comment on that but there was nothing to write home about regarding the outside. Vasteras seems...More

Date of experience: June 2014
1  Thank Zoe G
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