Ängsö Castle was first mentioned in a royal charter at the end of the 12th century. It has been a residence of Sparre and Piper families, who have extended and rebuilt the original stone building. It gained its current appearance in the 1740s by architect Carl Hårleman. The castle was owned by Piper family until 1971. Today it is open to the public.

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Founded: 1740s
Category: Castles and fortifications in Sweden
Historical period: The Age of Liberty (Sweden)

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Cedric Crespo (13 months ago)
Is very interesting place to check out the aristocratic societies the Medieval ages
Romuald Menuet (15 months ago)
Perfect for a breakfast with typical pastries
Patrick Walsh (2 years ago)
Lovely place whatever the season
Persian Aurora (2 years ago)
Nice place, beautiful view. Historic land mark
Robert Walter (3 years ago)
It is a wonderfull place. Trees become old yes but if they have to replaced, here they do it congratulation. Continue to do so
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