Tourist Center closed and events interrupted by coronavirus outbreaks

Welcome to the Tourist Center Österlånggatan 35 in the Old Town of Stockholm. It is located in the very heart of the city, close to the Big square ( Stortorget) and The Royal Palace.

We can help you with many things you need during your stay in Stockholm from free maps, brochures, leaflets and tips where to go and what to see in the city to Stockholm Pass and guided tours by bus and boat. We will be happy to answer your questions and assist you with information about museums, attractions and activities in Stockholm. In our shop you can buy typical Swedish souvenirs that represent the country.

Calendar events 

Guided tours


Guided tours in German. 15 00
25, 28/06 2020
2,5,9,12,16,19,23,26,30/07 2020
2,6,9,13,16,20,23,27,30/08 2020

Guided Old Town Walkabout 

Meeting point: 
Tourist Center Österlånggatan 35

Guided Old Town Walkabout in English

Mach – December 2020
Monday, Thursday: 13 00
Adult 180 SEK, Child 6–12 years of age 50% discount

Guided Old Town Walkabout in Russian
Mach – December 2020

Monday, Thursday: 13 00
Adult 250 SEK, Child 6–12 years of age 50% discount

Guided Old Town Walkabout in French
April-June, August-September 2020: 
Friday: 13:00
Adult 180 SEK, Child 6–12 years of age 50% discount

Join a guided tour around the unique and the picturesque corners of the medieval Old Town.You will be able to discover popular corners of the Old Town, learn more about legends surrounding the monuments and the historical events that have played an important role in Swedish history. Our guide will tell you the stories behind the statue S: T George and the Dragon, the Iron boy, Mårten Trotzig’s Alley, the childhood home of the painter Carl Larsson, the unique runestone, The Royal Palace, the Big Square and the Nobel museum etc.

The Royal Palace of Stockholm

Guided tours in Chinese 2020
The Royal Apartments, 14.00

4,11,13,18,20,25,27 /6;
2,4,9,11,16,18,23,25,30 /7;
1,6,8,13,15,20,22,27,29 /8;
3 /9

Guided tours in Russian 2020-2021
The Royal Apartments, 14.00 
26, 27, 28, 29, 30, 31/12-2020
1 (14.00, 15.00) /01-2021
2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8  /01-2021

Guided tours in English 2020
October–December, January–April
10:30, 11.30, 13:30 

The Royal Apartments
14:30 The Treasury
10.30, 11.30, 13.30 

The Royal Apartments 
14.30 The Treasury

Guided tours in Swedish
October–December, January–April
12:30 The Royal Apartments

12.30, 15.30 The Royal Apartments 

Museum of Dance and Movement

Guided tours in English:
11:00 – 12, 19, 26/6 2019;
11:00 – 3, 10, 17, 24, 31/7 2019;
11:00 – 7, 14, 21, 28/8 2019.
Guided tours in Chinese:
11:00 – 9, 16, 23, 30/7 2019;
11:00 – 6, 7, 31/8 2019.
Guided tours in Russian:
11:00 – 11, 12, 18, 19, 25, 26/7 2019;
11:00 – 1, 2, 8, 9/8 2019;
11:00 – 27, 28/12 2019;
11:00 – 3, 4/1 2020.

Drottningholm Palace 

Guided tours in Chinese 2020
12:00:6,13,20,27  /6
12:00: 4,11,18,25 /7
12:00: 1,8,15,22,29/8
12:00: 5 /9

Guided tours in Russian January 2020-21
13 00 1, 2, 3, 4, 5/01 2021

Guided tours in English 2020
January–April, Oktober–December: 
11.30, 13.30
May–September: 10.30, 11.30,13.30, 15.30

Guided tours in Swedish 2020
January–April, Oktober–December: 
12.30, 14.30
May–September: 12.30, 14.30

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Kulturnatt Stockholm 

On 18th of April 2020 Stockholm Culture Night rolls out the purple carpet and culturists throughout the city stand united offering a buffet of art, music and dance to celebrate Stockholm's cultural diversity. Time: 18:00 - 24:00 Admission: Free of charge.
More information

A Taste of Stockholm 4-7 june 2020

Smaka på Stockholm (A Taste of Stockholm) is the early summer food festival in Sweden. Every year it attracts more than 350 000 visitors all with a shared interest in food and drink. Smaka på Stockholm is one of Swedens largest annual events – despite the big shoes we work hard at leaving as small a footprint as possible on the environment. More information

The National Day of Sweden

Swedes celebrate their National Day on 6 June in honour of two historical events. On 6 June 1523, Gustav Vasa was elected king, and on the same date in 1809, the country adopted a new constitution. Not known for displaying their national pride, this day offers a rare chance to see Swedes waving the flag. More information

ASICS Stockholm Marathon

30th of May 2020 | Start at 12:00 and 12:10
the ASICS Stockholm Marathon will take place for the 42th consecutive year. To run a marathon – 42,195 metres - through the streets of Stockholm is simply a once-in-a-lifetime experience. It’s a challenge, an unforgettable feeling. Welcome to the world’s most beautiful marathon! Read More

Stockholm Pride

27 JUL - 2 AUG 2020 Stockholm Pride remains the largest Pride Festival in Scandinavia since 1998. Stockholm Pride strives to raise awareness for LGBT+ issues, and create a safe zone for LGBT+ people and the gender expressions within the LGBT+ community. We believe that love and equality should exist everywhere. Read More

Stockholm Half Marathon 

The Stockholm Half Marathon will take place for the 20th time, on Saturday 5 September 2020. This will be a race to remember!
21.1 kilometres through central Stockholm. Start and finish at the Royal Palace. First class service for all the participants. Read More


Changing of the Guard takes place every day of the year on weekdays and Saturdays at 12:15,  on Sundays and holidays at 13:15.  The changing of the guard takes about 40 minutes. However, the ceremonial march through central Stockholm, accompanied by a full military band, is usually only possible from May to August.

Sweden’s 29 national parks

represent a magnificent collection of contrasting landscape types and experiences. In these national parks, you can wander through leafy beech woods and imposing mountains and experience thriving coral reefs,rolling sand dunes, magical forests and much, much more! About Sweden's National Parks

Stockholm archipelago

is fantastic. If you are a tourist in our beautiful city, we hope you take the opportunity to experience the Stockholm monstrously beautiful archipelago. Read More