Brännkyrka is a parish in South Stockholm, . The population as of 2004 is 36,572. Brännkyrka, at that time much larger in area, was amalgamated into the city of in 1913.

Notable Places in the Area

, or University of Arts, Crafts and Design, is a university college for higher education in the area of art, crafts and design in , . Photo: Holger.Ellgaard, CC BY-SA 3.0.

, originally known as Stockholm Globe Arena and commonly referred to in Swedish simply as Globen, is an indoor arena located in Stockholm Globe City, district of , . is situated 4 km east of Brännkyrka. Photo: Holger.Ellgaard, CC BY-SA 4.0.

Photo: Holger.Ellgaard, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Photo: Holger.Ellgaard, CC BY-SA 3.0.

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refers to the part of municipality that lies south of . Photo: ArildV, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is the southern borough of central Stockholm, consisting of the island of Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 3.0.

, the Old Town, also known as Staden mellan broarna is the Old Town in , containing genuine cultural heritage, as well as tourist traps. Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 3.0.


59.2833° or 59° 17' north
18.0167° or 18° 1' east
43 metres (141 feet)
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Also Known As

  • Cebuano: Brännkyrka
  • French: Brännkyrka
  • Hebrew: ברנשירקה
  • Swedish: Brännkyrka socken
  • Braennkyrka

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