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Admiralty bell, Karlskrona
11.07.2020
Admiralty bell, Karlskrona
The Admiralty Bell Tower was built around 1699 and was originally a bell at the Karlskrona shipyard, designed to increase the efficiency of the shipyard by indicating the working hours. The bell tower is located in the centre of Admiralty Park on a slope where it was once planned to...
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Trinity Church, Karlskrona
11.07.2020
Trinity Church, Karlskrona
The Trinity Church in Karlskrona is located south of the Grand Square in the city centre and was designed by Nicodemus. The Tessina Church is an octagonal central church with a dome, and the square features an impressive portico with four columns. The church belongs to the Karlskronska...
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Fredrik Church, Karlskrona
11.07.2020
Fredrik Church, Karlskrona
Fredrikskyrkan Church (Swedish: Fredrikskyrkan) is located in Karlskrona, Blekinga Len, southern Sweden. Situated on the main town square - Stortorget, Fredrikskyrkan Church is a UNESCO World Heritage Site in Karlskrona. Construction of Fredrik's church began on September 9, 1720...
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Blekinge Museum, Karlskrona
10.07.2020
Blekinge Museum, Karlskrona
The Blekinge Museum is a local history museum in Blekinge, founded in 1899. The museum was founded by the Blekinge Antiquities Association, which was founded in 1877, and then it was taken over by the Blekinge Museums Association. In 1929 the Blekinge Conservation Society was merged...
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Stortorget, Karlskrona
10.07.2020
Stortorget, Karlskrona
The Stortorget (Swedish "Large Square") in Karlskron is the largest square in the city. The square is located in the center on the island of Trosso. The square is located at the highest point of the island and is limited to several monumental buildings. The Church of...
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Naval Museum, Karlskrona
10.07.2020
Naval Museum, Karlskrona
Marinmuseum (previously: Shipyard Museum, Varvsmuseum; reserve: Shipyard Museum; translation: Maritime Museum) is a maritime museum located on the island of Stumholmen, in Karlskrona. It is the National Naval Museum of Sweden, dedicated to the naval defense of Sweden and the...
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Drottningskars kastell
09.07.2020
Drottningskars kastell
Drottningskär Castle is a fortification on the rock Drottningskär (formerly Dynan) on the island of Aspo and the town of Drottningskär at the entrance to Karlskrona. Opposite the bay of Aspö Sound is Fort Kungsholms on the previously named island of Båkholmen....
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Kungsholms Fort
09.07.2020
Kungsholms Fort
Kungsholms Fort is a military fortification on the Blekinga archipelago, which today belongs to the Swedish fleet. Fort Kungsholms is today the oldest continuously fortified military facility in the world, as it has been manned since the 17th century. Between 1902 and 2000, it is the...
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The Latin school, Ystad
09.07.2020
The Latin school, Ystad
The Latin school is one of the medieval brick buildings of Istad and one of the oldest school buildings in the country. The brick was an expensive building material and was used during the construction of the school, mainly in churches and monasteries, but sometimes for public...
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Charlotte Berlins Museum
08.07.2020
Charlotte Berlins Museum
Charlotte Josephine Euphrosyne Aurora Constance Berlin, born 1841 in Ystad, died in 1916, was a Swedish entrepreneur. She was the daughter of Councillor Johan Theodor Berlin and Anna Maria Elisabeth Algren. She attended a women's school and worked as a piano teacher. She was...
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