Skånelaholm Castle

Rosersberg, Sweden

In the 13th century Skånelaholm was owned by the King Magnus III of Sweden. He sold the manor to the Skokloster monastery in 1276. After the Reformation Skånelaholm was confiscated to the Crown. In 1641 Anders Gyldenklou aqcuired the manor and completed the present castle couple years later. After several owners Herbert Rettig donated the manor to Vitterhetsakademien (Royal Swedish Academy of Letters, History and Antiquities) in 1962. Today it is open to the public in summer season.

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Founded: 1643
Category: Castles and fortifications in Sweden
Historical period: Swedish Empire (Sweden)

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Kjell Thuné (2 years ago)
En vakert belägen vin Fysingen. Stor äppelträdgård med spegeldam.
David Montanya (2 years ago)
Amazing and totally worth a visit
Anders Lauri (3 years ago)
Amazingly interesting little gem around Stockholm, wonderful guide and a wonderful environment - highly recommended.
Alina W-B (4 years ago)
One little hidden jem
Prathana Ljungberg (4 years ago)
Beautiful, cozy and quiet place.
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