Skogskyrkogarden, Stockholm

#6 of 49 in Historic Sites in Stockholm
World heritage site · Cemetery · Hidden Gem · Historic Site
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  • Gunnar Asplund and Sigurd Lewerentz - two of the most renowned Swedish architects - joined forces 1915 to design this cemetary, which became a UNESCO World Heritage in 1994. With its vast natural...  more »
  • This graveyard is not to be missed when in Stockholm. It is easily reached by underground (the same name on the station) and by bike and even car. If there is a guided visit, it is a good idea. In...  more »
  • Lovely and peaceful cemetery. It really feels like you are in the woods. If cemeteries is your thing you should definitely go!
  • Camera, a good camera is not a must if you are heading to a cemetery, right?! But what if it's a registered piece of art with UNESCO?! The atmosphere of Skogskyrkogården is such a unique combination of art, architecture and nature(mainly forest) that it easily succeeds the "death" concept. Its is alive. Make sure that you go there, it's a public place, open to all and I am sure you will enjoy singing of birds in few hours of peace and meditation experience

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