Venice of the North
Stockholm for Families
Birthplace of ABBA, home of the Vikings, and a city dotted with beautiful public and royal parks, Stockholm has been known to be one of the most family friendly cities for both travelers and residents alike. For tourists looking to learn more about Stockholm's history, from it's ancient to medieval to modern times, the city has done a magnificent job at sponsoring beautiful and well thought out museums including the Nordic museum, the Vasa museum, and the photography museum. The museums also offer free guided tours and audio guides to help make your experience interesting and educational. If you're visiting in the summer months and want to get some sun, Stockholm has two local favorite park attractions, Gröna Lund, an amusement park, and Skansen, the royal park with old style villages, shops, animals, and museums, where families can explore Stockholm's roots and see what life was like across the ages. So whether you're looking for family friendly food and restaurants or want to find local parks and museums that you and your kids will love, we've done some of the research for you to help you make the most out of your trip, all in one place.
The best trips are well rounded! Whether you want to find local cheap eats or splurge on a posh night out, check out our other sections to see how other adventurers and locals see Stockholm!