Bogesund Castle

Vaxholm, Sweden

The four-storey Bogesund Castle was built by Per Brahe the Younger in 1640s. It was owned by Brahe family until 1739. After several owner Bogesund was acquired by Nils von Lantingshausen, who reconstructed it to the Norman style. Today Bogesund offers wedding and other event services. Guided tours of the castle are conducted on a regular basis.

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Founded: 1640s
Category: Castles and fortifications in Sweden
Historical period: Swedish Empire (Sweden)

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Ara Maza (2 months ago)
Bogesund Castle is a former manor in municipality of Vaxholm and it is close to Vaxholms golf club. It is located in the center of the Bogesundslandet nature reserve. The castle was built in the 1640s and rebuilt in 19th century. It is an interesting place to visit.
Alessandro Sorrentino (5 months ago)
The building itself is nice, but looks like abandoned from outside, they could take a bit better care of it. The nature around is beautiful, but there is better around Stockholm.
Litta S (6 months ago)
It looks even more beautiful in real, a hidden gem.
Jody Raditya Hanindyawan Handoko (7 months ago)
We went on my birthday, We drove to the place and see many other people preferred to use car. I saw a bus stop to the castle but I assume the bus didn't run often, especially on the weekend. The castle itself is typical swedish castle which is simple, but the highlight is the hiking route with 3/4 different routes depend on the length. We chose the shortest, around 3,3km. The terrain was quite easy, although we walked after the snow, so it ead quite muddy. There's a cafe, horse stable and hotel nearby. I love it and would love to come back
Iriskash Ir (14 months ago)
Nice park and nice walking paths.
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