Riddarholmen

riddarholmen

Riddarholmen, “The Knights’ Islet” is small islet next to Gamla Stan’s main island Stadsholmen. The main landmark of Riddarholmen is Riddarholmkyrkan, the royal church since 17th century, where number of dead monarchs have been buried. Other buildings in Riddarholmen are private palaces, the Old National Archive, the Old Parliament Building and the old printing house of the publisher Norstedts.

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