Södermalm is the southern borough of central Stockholm, consisting of the island of Södermalm proper, two smaller islands connected to it from the west, as well as the neighbourhood of Hammarby Sjöstad on the opposite bank of the Hammarby Sjö in the east, which is a redeveloped former industrial area that was transformed into a model sustainable residential community.
Photo: Batintherain, Public domain.

Notable Places in the Area

The 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.

The is a museum documenting, preserving and exhibiting the history of . Photo: Jordgubbe, CC BY-SA 2.0.

Scenic viewpoint
The or Katarina Lift is a passenger elevator in that connects Slussen to the heights of Södermalm. Photo: Jordgubbe, CC BY-SA 2.0.

is a centre for contemporary photography in the Södermalm district of , that opened on 21 May 2010. Photo: Holger.Ellgaard, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Localities in the Area

is 's capital and largest city, with nearly a million inhabitants in the city proper, and 2.3 million within . Photo: Thanh-Tung Nguyen, CC BY 2.0.

, 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.

, also known as City, is the central borough of , bordering to to the east at Birger Jarlsgatan, the Old Town to the south, to the south-west, and Vasastan north-west of Tegnérgatan. Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 3.0.


59.3159° or 59° 18' 57.4" north
18.078° or 18° 4' 40.8" east
Open Location Code
39 metres (128 feet)
Open­Street­Map ID
node 54592424
Geo­Names ID
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Also Known As

  • Akan: Södermalm
  • Armenian: Սյոդերմալմ
  • Basque: Södermalm
  • Catalan: Södermalm
  • Cebuano: Södermalm
  • Chinese: 南岛
  • Chinese: 南島
  • Danish: Södermalm
  • Dutch: Södermalm
  • English: Sodermalm
  • Finnish: Södermalm
  • French: Södermalm
  • German: Södermalm
  • Hebrew: סודרמאלם
  • Hungarian: Södermalm
  • Indonesian: Södermalm
  • Italian: Södermalm
  • Japanese: セーデルマルム
  • Korean: 쇠데르말름
  • Latin: Södermalm
  • Norwegian: Södermalm
  • Norwegian: Sødermalm
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Södermalm
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: Södermalm
  • Persian: سودمالم
  • Polish: Södermalm
  • Portuguese: Södermalm
  • Russian: Содермальм
  • Russian: Сёдермальм
  • Spanish: Södermalm
  • Swahili: Södermalm
  • Swedish: Katarina-Sofia
  • Swedish: Maria-Gamlastan
  • Swedish: Maria gamla stan
  • Swedish: Sofia gamla stan
  • Swedish: Södermalm
  • Ukrainian: Седермальм
  • Soedermalm
  • Söder

Other Places Named Södermalm

  • Suburb in Västernorrland County, Sweden

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