The vibrant Gothenburg art scene includes one of the country’s best art museums, a fascinating applied-arts museum and some of the world’s finest collections of Nordic art. Stroll through edgy industrial art exhibits, view vintage fashion or step back in time to the 1950s in Gothenburg museums. Perched on the harbor’s edge, elegant four-star Hotel Riverton is the perfect home base for exploring Gothenburg museums, historic sites and cultural venues. Visit Gothenburg Tourist Office website to see all the current exhibitions in the city.
Gothenburg will surprise you with its buzzing café culture, fantastic seafood and green spaces. The Sweden’s second biggest city after Stockholm offers great activities and sights, especially in the summer.
Using the City Card will give you access for free or discounts to many of the main tourist attractions and activities that you cannot miss while visiting. You can buy the City Card online, in Gothenburg Tourist Office or in many hotels as Hotel Riverton. Don’t miss out on these 5 Must-Dos for visiting in the summer!
One of the best things you can do in Gothenburg, especially during the summer season, is to jump on one of the regular ferries departing from the city centre and discover the archipelago of Gothenburg.
The archipelago, composed by over 20 islands and just a stone’s throw away from Gothenburg, is an absolute must no matter the season. It extends along the coast like a nest of pearls and offers stunning nature trails, charming villages and plenty of activities. Here you will find a selection of some of the best islands of the archipelago. No matter the season, put on your swimming suit or your woolly jumper and get lost in these magnificent islands’ labyrinth!