Events in Karlskrona
New album with Lars Winnerbäck in September and on 16th November he visits NKT Arena Karlskrona!
Welcome to a real clash between masters at Skärva Herrgård! An evening you do not want to miss when you get to listen to the virtuoso musicians Saffan Scheja and Mats Lidström who perform an exciting program that moves around the well-known and beautiful piece "Swanen".
Melissa Horn releases new music and goes on a big Nordic tour. With her she takes completely new music. On 26th October she enters Karlskrona Concert Hall's stadge.
Ahead of the upcoming Halloween weekend, there will once again be a pumpkin festival in Wämöparken.
On October 27, it is time for the International Handball Championship between Sweden and Iceland.
This autumn, Gunilla Backman, Kalle Moraeus and Johan Boding visit 23 cities around the country with "Thank you for the music" It is a tribute to Björn & Benny and their unique song tax from stars who are close to them.
Welcome to take part in the World Heritage Day on October 25-27. Enjoy free guided tours, lectures, tours and music.
Takida strikes big and celebrates their 20th anniversary with an extensive tour in the Nordic countries! January 24, 2020, visit their "20th Anniversary Tour" Brinova Arena Karlskrona to bid on the first concert since the arena was completed earlier this year!
Welcome to Boda Boooo during the autumn break - if you dare!
See the possibilities in your home! The interior magazines and blogs are filled with pictures of stylish and spectacular homes. But how do you decorate your home? How to avoid the pitfalls and how to create a home to thrive in.
After a sold-out tour with the show "Hokus Pokus Motherf * ckers!", Brynolf & Ljung will return with the "Circle". A completely new show, premiere in autumn 2018 and tour around Sweden.
Music at Skärva makes a guest play in the beautiful museum hall of the Maritime Museum to give place to the legendary trombonist Christian Lindberg and eminent chamber orchestra Camerata Nordica.
Karlskrona International Piano Festival brings world-class international pianists to perform in the beautiful setting of the historic city of Karlskrona.
Sat 21 Sep - Wed 20 Nov
See the inside of Karlskrona's Lamp factory. An unique tour where history and the modern production comes together. Read more
Wed 16 Oct - Thu 31 Oct
"The murder at the class reunion" Read more
Thu 17 Oct - Sat 19 Oct
An exhibition about the Karlskrona girl who became a schlager singer. The focus of the exhibition is on Marianne Kock's long music career, which began in the late 1950s. Read more
Thu 17 Oct - Thu 19 Dec
Welcome to fence school for beginners Read more
The archipelago is a perfect place to relax, recharge and just be. Self or together. No requirements, no musts - just be.
Sweden's southernmost archipelago is composed of 1,650 islands, skerries and islets - from Hasslö in the west to Utlängan in the east. Savour blue days of wind, water, salt splashed rocks and glorious bays for bathing. Discover this chain of ilsands in your own way.
The Naval Museum
On land, on water, for real! The museum tells the Swedish Navy's exciting history. Karlskrona's most visited attraction! Boats, figureheads, models, sub-marines, all of which tell of the Swedish Navy's exciting story from empire to today.
The Submarine Hall - Two submarines in a spectacular building. Free entrance.
Karlskrona - our proud city
Drop anchor in Karlskrona, the city that was founded in 1680, when Karl XI decided to establish the country's new naval base here.
More than 300 years later the Naval base is still here in Karlskrona - the city where old meets new and tradition meets innovation. In 1998, Karlskrona gained World Heritage Status by UNESCO.
The museum is centrally located in Karlskrona at Fisktorget square, where the archipelago boats dock. The museum shows exhibitions of the county and also displays temporary exhibits of various kinds. There is also the a fun playground, with a archipelago theme, museum shop and a beautiful baroque garden.
Nature, hiking and ARK56
New for 2019 is ARK56, which is a network of trails for kayaking, hiking and cycling through the Unesco biosphere reserve Blekinge Arkipelag. You choose whether you want to experience nature and culture on foot, by bike, in kayak or by boat. 13 hubs link the trails and offer food, accommodation and experiences.
Whether you just want to enjoy nature's wonders and beautiful environments or be more active by running, cycling or paddling, you will easily find one or more favorites in Karlskrona's lovely surroundings and in our 25 nature reserves!
By bike in Karlskrona
The cycling in Karlskrona is amazing! Head off on unknown roads using GPS, experience The Garden of Sweden or take your bike on an archipelago boat and visit some of our hundreds of islands.
Kristianopel - a gem
An idyllic village from the 17th century also known as "The thousand roses village". Smell the roses and the sea, hike on the mighty wall that frames the village and reminds us of the former Danish times. Take a swim from the pier or from one of the bathing areas. Sit on the dock and enjoy the boat life in the harbor. In Kristianopel you will find several small shops, cozy cafes and eateries.
World class fishing
Have you always dreamed of catching that monster pike, or are you simply attracted by the peace and quiet as you cast your line inthe first light of dawn? Karlskrona offers you both options!
Go fishing on your own or with a guide in one of Sweden's best fishing waters! Get help from our skilled operators, which offers many good and exciting packages.
Fun for Kids Karlskrona
Fr. 60 SEK
Fun for Kids Karlskrona is a local network and the Tourist Office, which offers families experiences and special offers. It makes it easy to plan your visit to Karlskrona and easy once you get here. With the benefit card and map, you can head out in search of new and memorable experiences. You will need at least a week or several visits to Karlskrona, to be able to have time for all the fun!
Guided tours in worldclass
Karlskrona offers fantastic adventures in unique environments. There are a variety of guided tours to choose from, and the sound of the occean and the smell of tar is always present.