The royal ship Kronan

Address: Skeppsbrogatan 51 Kalmar Show map

Address: Skeppsbrogatan 51 Kalmar

This exhibition is the County Museum’s flagship. Experience the thrilling account of Sweden's most impressive ship during its period as a great power, a ship that exploded and sank in 1676 and was rediscovered in 1980.

More than 30,000 artefacts have been salvaged from the wreck site outside Öland, including Sweden's largest gold coin treasure. You can see some thousands of the coins here. Try your hand at loading one of Kronan's cannons!

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Distance

  • Sight
    Kalmar county museum 43 m

Nearby accommodation

Bed & Breakfast

Tullhamnens Bed & Breakfast

Distance: 165 meters
Welcome to Tullhamnens B&B, which boasts one of the city’s top locations in central Kalmar. Our B&B enjoys views of the Kalmar Strait and City wall. Just round the corner is the city centre with its shops, cafés and restaurants.
Hotel

First Hotel Witt

Distance: 199 meters
First Hotel Witt is a centrally located hotel, close to shopping, restaurants and entertainment. A cosy hotel for the whole family.Wake up refreshed and enjoy our wonderful breakfast buffet.
Hostel

Kalmar Sjömanshem Hostel, SVIF

Distance: 127 meters
Kalmar Sjömanshem hostel is located in the city center of Kalmar only three minutes from the beach and provides a good and affordable accommodation with self-catering in our newly renovated and well-equipped guest kitchen. Some showers and toilets are also newly renovated. Kalmar is a beautiful city which comes to life during summer with live music and theater. The city is beautifully located by the sea, close to the island Öland which is also a popular place to visit. Parking in the nearby with charge.

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