Gamla stan

Gamla stan, until 1980 officially Staden mellan broarna, is the of , . Gamla stan consists primarily of the island Stadsholmen.

Landmarks in the Area

Pedestrian zone
Stortorget is a public square in Gamla Stan, the old town in central , . Photo: Øyvind Holmstad, CC BY-SA 3.0.

The Nobel Prize Museum is located in the former Stock Exchange Building on the north side of the square in Gamla Stan, the old town in central , . Photo: Holger.Ellgaard, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Uppland Runic Inscription 53 is a runestone built into a wall in the intersection between the thoroughfares Prästgatan and Kåkbrinken in , the old town in central , . Photo: Mats Halldin, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Tourist attraction
Storkyrkan, officially named Sankt Nikolai kyrka and informally called Stockholms domkyrka, is the oldest church in , the old town in central , . Photo: Holger.Ellgaard, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Localities in the Area

Skeppsholmen is one of the islands of . It is connected with Blasieholmen and by bridges. Photo: Ainali, CC BY-SA 3.0.

The Blue Hall is the main hall of the Stockholm City Hall best known as the banquet hall for the annual Nobel Banquet, and also used for state visits, student balls, jubilees and other large events. Photo: Alexey M., CC BY-SA 4.0.

Östermalm is a 2.56 km² large district in central , . is situated 1½ km northeast of Gamla stan. Photo: ArildV, CC BY-SA 4.0.

Diplomatstaden is a neighbourhood in the district in central , Sweden. is situated 2 km northeast of Gamla stan.

Gamla stan

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