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Happy New Year

2021-01-01T10:29:11+01:00

We wish you a Happy New Year!     Looking back on our Instagram top nine uploads from 2020. Thank you for following, liking and sharing.   Top nine 2020: Stora Sundby slott - @juanreyespinoza Kalmar slott - @oliviaidh Teleborgs slott - @joshuawestworld Bogesunds slott - @castlesofsweden Stora Sundby slott - @ullala4you Stora Sundby slott [...]

Happy New Year2021-01-01T10:29:11+01:00

One of the world’s greatest baroque castles

2020-09-13T15:17:49+01:00

A monument from the "Era of Great Power"! Skokloster Castle is one of the greatest castles in Sweden. In all its splendor it’s a Swedish Baroque castle built between 1654 and 1676 by the extremely wealthy military commander Count Carl Gustaf Wrangel. It sits on the shores of Lake Mälaren between Stockholm [...]

One of the world’s greatest baroque castles2020-09-13T15:17:49+01:00

von Fersen’s Gustavian gem

2020-08-24T15:00:02+01:00

Swedish twist on French neoclassicism The von Fersen family’s 18th-century gem on the Östgöta plain, Ljung Castle, was drawn by none other than the great Jean Eric Rehn. The current castle is built in Gustavian style, a Swedish twist on French neoclassicism. Gustavian style, named after King Gustav III, has the same [...]

von Fersen’s Gustavian gem2020-08-24T15:00:02+01:00

An afternoon at Lejondal

2020-09-13T16:48:00+01:00

A Young Castle Lejondal Castle is one of Sweden’s youngest castles – completed in 1892. It is together with Thorskog, Tjolöholm, Bjertorp and Teleborg among the last castles built in Sweden. The estate traces its roots to the early 1400s when it was owned by Swedish Queen Filippa of England, the wife of [...]

An afternoon at Lejondal2020-09-13T16:48:00+01:00