Discover Malmö Travel Guide

Malmo

Malmo is an international city, the third largest city in Sweden. Malmö is the southernmost, being separated from the Danish capital, Copenhagen, only by the narrow Strait of Öresund, the access between the two cities is facilitated by the Oresund, the longest bridge rail and road traffic in Europe, whose construction is designed to ensure the connection between Sweden and Denmark.

No doubt, Malmo is the kind of city that offers all you need, dedicated to children, young people but also for those of an admirable age. Malmo is the meeting place where they are all for everyone, meant to discover a city extremely interesting!

Tourist attractions in Malmo

Turning Torso – is the tallest building in Scandinavia, with a height of 190m.
The Big Square (Stortorget) – in the center of the square is the statue of King Karl X Gustav of Sweden, who regained the city from Danish. The town hall is in the east and in the north-east corner is Kockska Huset – the house of Jorgen Kock, a German immigrant who became the mayor of the city.
Little Square (Lilla Torg) – one of the most charming squares, with its cobblestones, carefully restored houses and 16th-century, is a great place to relax, drink a coffee or eat something good.
Hedmanska Garden – located near Lilla Torg, houses exhibitions within industrial design, architecture, arts, crafts, and also a welcoming library and coffee shop.
Malmohus Castle – with its deep dungeons, was built in 1437 by Erik of Pomerania and inhabited by the kings of Denmark until the 1500s. By 1914 it was used as a prison and now here is a museum of history, an art museum and a maritime museum.
Moderna Muséet – one of the most comprehensive 20th-century art collections in Scandinavia and also one of Europe’s leading museums for modern and contemporary art.
St Petri Kyrka Church – built in the style of Gothic Baltic, is the oldest church in the city, dating from the fourteenth century.
Gustav Adolf Square – here there are shops, exchange offices, a McDonalds, and a bus stop.
Malmö Arena – hosts various international concerts and sports.
Davidshallstorg – is a modern market with luxury shops.
Mollevangstorget market – a bunch of market stalls with cheap products and restaurants, being a multicultural mix.
Ribersborg – a fine sandy beach, where you can bathe in central Malmo, being also the home to the popular, listed Kallbadhuset, dating from the early 20th century.
Malmo Central Station – is the meeting place of many different nationalities, with interesting architecture, and a themed market where you will find all the kind of international delicacies.
Folkets Park – an amusement with playgrounds, golf course, cinema, stages, theatre, music and animals, represents the ideal place to have some fun.
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