• Only on the All-Inclusive Pass
  • Cultural & historical sites
    Outside of the city
    Less crowds
      SEK 100.00
      /person normally
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      Only on the All-Inclusive Pass

      This attraction is available on the All-Inclusive Pass, but not the Explorer Pass.

    What you'll do

    This striking fortification was constructed in the1500s to protect Stockholm from enemy invasion

    Explore The Vaxholm Fortress Museum with Go City®

    • Discover 500 years of military history at the fortress museum.
    • Learn the secrets and details of its construction. 
    • Accessed by a beautiful ferry ride from Stockholm. 
    • Your pass gives you access to dozens of other top attractions in the city so make sure to check them out!

    The most distinctive and famous building in the Stockholm archipelago is Vaxholm Fortress. Its museum has a great historic national monument and you can learn more about Stockholm’s rich past.

    The Fortress was built in the 1540s as part of the new defense along the Swedish coast and as a safeguard of Vaxholm and Stockholm, the Swedish capital. The Fortress museum has fascinating exhibits and films teaching you more about the military history of Sweden.

    We recommend you access the island by boat, using your pass on the Vaxholm by Boat tour.

    Experience The Vaxholm Fortress Museum and many other attractions with the All Inclusive Pass.

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    Know before you go

    Getting in: present your pass at the museum reception.

    For more information visit the Vaxholm Fortress website.

    Where you'll be

    Vaxholmen, Vaxholm, SE

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    Operating hours

    Please note: this is a seasonal attraction and is now closed until summer.

    May 13–14, May 18–21, May 27–28, June 3–6, June 10–11, June 17–18 & June 25–30: 12PM – 4PM

    July 1–31: 11AM – 5PM

    August 1–13, August 19–20 & August 26–27: 11AM – 5PM

    Please see the Vaxholm Fortress website for the most up-to-date opening hours.

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    Free cancellation

    Plans can change, we get it. All non-activated passes are eligible for a refund within 90 days from your purchase date.

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