Stockholm: Culture and Arts
Venice of the North
Stockholm’s culture and arts scenes are thriving. With over 70 museums and art galleries, thriving theater, concert and entertainment scenes and a vibrant cafe culture, Stockholm is a great culture and arts holiday destination. The Royal Opera House, Skansen, the Royal Palace and Södra Teatern are just a few of the locations and venues for music and cultural festivals, plays and concerts which take place regularly and with frequency in this culturally rich city. Cultural holiday activities in Stockholm include visiting medieval Gamla Stan, perusing art galleries on Hornsgatan, taking in classical music at the Royal Opera House, or attending the world famous Stockholm Jazz Festival in July.