Castles, churches, museums or a green oasis in the middle of town – Are you interested in history and culture, if so there are several exciting alternatives to choose between in the variety that is found in Linköping.

Garden Society

Welcome to Linköping’s Horticultural Society Gardens! A lovely oasis situated in the centre of the town. Here you can stroll in beautiful surroundings, go on a guided tour, have a picnic, buy plants, play, eat or stop for a coffee and much more.

In the Horticultural Society Gardens there is also a playpark, boules court, beach volleyball, ice rink and a stage. Don’t pass up the opportunity to take a bite to eat at one of the Garden’s restaurants or cafés.

Gamla Linköping Open-Air Museum - Summertime

When history dramatically unfolds

During Summertime, (end of June to mid August), we offer a wide range of activities for our visitors, both young and old. Visit all the museums and shops, go for a ride in a horse-drawn  carriage, try traditional crafts, meet our street actors, see then blacksmith at work and much more. Activities take place in the town quarters and at Valla farm.