Information & Facts
June to August: 120kr (adults), 50kr (children 6-15);
admission is reduced the rest of the year, but varies according to
season. Separate fees for aquarium and funicular
Swedish is the main language, with Lapp being spoken by
the Sami population in the north. Most Swedes speak and understand
English. Many also speak German and French.
The Swedish monetary unit is the Kronor/Krona or Crown (SEK),
which is divided into 100 öre. Banks exchange money during business
hours from Monday to Friday. At other times money can be changed at
airports, ferry terminals, post offices and Forex exchange offices,
which are open daily. There are numerous ATMs throughout the
country, most of which accept MasterCard and Visa. Travellers
cheques and most major credit cards are widely accepted for payment
Daily 10am to 10pm (20 June to August), 10am to 8pm
(May to 19 June and September), 10am to 4pm (March, April and
October); the rest of the year 10am to 3pm (until 4pm on weekends).
Market days 11am to 5pm on weekends
GMT +1 (GMT +2 from the last Sunday in March to the last
Sunday in October).