Kaggeholm Castle

Ekerö, Sweden

The site where Kaggeholm Palace is located was first mentioned in a document in 1287. During the 1500s the farm was owned by members of the families Grip and Bååt. The farm was originally called Vettersjö, but was named by Swedish Count Lars Kagg (1595-1661) who bought the manor during 1647. Kagg was a political ally of King Gustavus Adolphus, a member of the Privy Council of Sweden and Field Marshal during the Thirty Years' War.

The chateau-style mansion was built in 1725 and designed by Nicodemus Tessin the Younger. Since 1939 it has been owned by the Swedish Pentecostal movement and is used as a training center by nearby Kaggeholm College.

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Färjevägen 4, Ekerö, Sweden
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Founded: 1725
Category: Palaces, manors and town halls in Sweden
Historical period: The Age of Liberty (Sweden)

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Nelson Rosales (3 years ago)
Maravillo lugar para eventos de todo tipo. Estuve en una boda y la decoracion al aire libre quedo genial.
Malin Kindahl (3 years ago)
Vi har hyrt Slottet & haft dansläger där & det är fantastiskt vackert!
Michael Nilsson (3 years ago)
Very relaxing environment
David Gergis (3 years ago)
Hade fika med kyrkan och förra året kamp 4 dagar fladelfiakyrkan
Methusela Hakizimana (4 years ago)
Nice and calm park
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