List of castles and palaces in Sweden

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This is a list of castles and palaces in Sweden.

(In the Swedish language the word slott is used for both castles, châteaus and palaces; this article lists all of them as well as fortresses.)

A-B[edit]

Name Swedish name Location Date Condition Picture Notes
Almnäs Castle Almnäs slott Västergötland 1776 Private residence Almnäs herrgård.jpg
Alnarp Castle Alnarp slott Scania 1862 Private residence Jorchr - Alnarps slott.jpg
Åkerö Manor Åkerö slott Södermanland 1757 Private residence Åkerö slott juli 2011.jpg
Åkeshov Castle Åkeshovs slott Uppland 1650 Hotel Akeshov slott 2008 (6).JPG
Årsta Castle Årsta slott Södermanland 1667 Museum Arsta-slott.jpg
Älvsborg fortress Nya Älvsborgs fästning Gothenburg 1650 Museum Älvsborgs fästning.jpg
Ängsö Castle Ängsö slott Västmanland 1272 Museum Ängsö slott.jpg
Bäckaskog Castle Bäckaskogs slott Scania 13th century Museum Bäckaskog 1.JPG
Barsebäck Castle Barsebäcks slott Scania 14th century Private residence Swedish castle Barsebäck.jpg
Bellinga Castle Bellinga slott Scania 16th century Private residence Swedish castle Bellinga.jpg
Bergkvara Castle Bergkvara slott Småland 15th century Ruin LA2-vx06-bergkvara7.jpg
Bjärka-Säby Castle Nya slottet Bjärka-Säby Östergötland 1791 Museum Bjärka Säby 2.jpg
Bjärsjöholm Castle Bjärsjöholms slott Scania 14th century Private residence Bjärsjöholms slott.JPG
Bjärsjölagård Castle Bjärsjölagårds slott Scania 1766 Hotel Swedish castle Bjärsjölagård.jpg
Björksund Castle Björksunds slott Södermanland 18th century Private residence Björksunds slott.jpg
Björnstorp Castle Björnstorps slott Scania 1752 Private residence Swedish castle Björnstorp.jpg
Bollerup Bollerups borg Scania 15th century School Bollerups borg.jpg
Boo Castle Boo slott Närke 1882 Private residence
Bogesund Castle Bogesunds slott Uppland 16th century Museum Bogesunds Slott.JPG
Bohus Fortress Bohus fästning Bohuslän 1308 Ruin Bohus fästning, den 4 juli 2006, bild 12.JPG
Borgeby Castle Borgeby slott Scania 15th century Museum Borgeby02.JPG
Borgholm Castle Borgholms slott Öland 13th century Ruin Borgholm slott.JPG
Börringe Priory Börringeklosters slott Scania 13th century Private residence Swedish castle Börringekloster.jpg
Bosjökloster Bosjöklosters slott Scania 1080 Museum Bosjökloster, Skåne, Sweden.jpg
Bråborg Castle Bråborgs slott Östergötland 1590 Ruin Bråborgs slottsruin, den 23 april 2009.JPG
Brahehus Brahehus Småland 1637 Ruin Brahehus 2007.jpg
Brokind Castle Brokinds slott Östergötland 1731 Private residence Brokinds slott.JPG

C-E[edit]

Name Swedish name Location Date Condition Picture Notes
Carlsten Fortress Carlstens fästning Bohuslän 1667 Museum Carlstens Fastning Flygfoto.JPG
Charlottenborg Castlemanor house Charlottenborgs slott Östergötland 1651 Museum Charlottenborg castle Motala Sweden.JPG
Charlottenlund Castle Charlottenlunds slott Scania 1849 Private residence Charlottenlund 2.JPG
Christinehof Castle Christinehofs slott Scania 1740 Museum Swedish castle Christinehof 5.jpg
Claestorp Castle Claestorps slott Södermanland 1754 Hotel
Dalaborg Dalaborg Dalsland 1304 Ruin Dalaborg.jpg
Dagsnäs Castle Dagsnäs slott Västergötland 1874 Private residence Dagsnäs slott.jpg
Djursholm Castle Djursholms slott Stockholm 15th century Office DjursholmsSlott.JPG
Drottningholm Palace Drottningholms slott Stockholm 1580 Private residence,
museum
Drottningholm fontan 2006a.jpg World Heritage
by UNESCO
Dybäck Castle Dybäcks slott Scania 14th century Private residence Dybäcks slott Skåne jorchr.jpg
Edsberg Castle Edsbergs slott Uppland 1630 School Edsbergs slott2.JPG
Ekenäs Castle Ekenäs slott Östergötland 15th century Museum Ekenäs slott.jpg
Ekebyholm Castle Ekebyholms slott Uppland 17th century School Ekebyholms slott.jpg
Ekebyhov Castle Ekebyhovs slott Uppland 1670s Museum Ekebyhovs slott.jpg
Ekensholm Castle Ekensholms slott Södermanland 1820s Private residence
Eketorp Fort Eketorps fornborg Öland 5th century Museum, ruin Eketorp entrance.jpg
Ekholmen Castle Ekholmens slott Uppland 1857 Hotel
Ekolsund Castle Ekolsunds slott Uppland 17th century Hotel
Elghammar Castle Elghammars slott Södermanland 1807 Private residence
Ellinge Castle Ellinge slott Scania 15th century Restaurant Swedish castle Ellinge.JPG
Ericsberg Castle Ericsbergs slott Södermanland 16th century Private residence Katrineholm Schloss Eriksberg 2.jpg
Erstavik Erstavik Stockholm 1760s Private residence Erstavik (159831502).jpg

F-H[edit]

Name Swedish name Location Date Condition Picture Notes
Fiholm Castle Fiholms slott Södermanland 1642 Private residence Fiholmen Jader 01.gif
Fjällnäs Castle Fjällnäs slott Lapland 1888 Hotel Fjällnäs.JPG
Finspång Castle Finspångs slott Östergötland 1685 Office Finspångs slott, baksidan, juli 2005.jpg
Fullerö Castle Fullerö slott Västmanland 17th century Private residence
Gåsevadholm Castle Gåsevadholms slott Halland 1757 Office Gåsevadholms slott.jpg
Gärsnäs Castle Gärsnäs slott Scania 1873 Private residence Swedish castle Gärsnäs.jpg
Gävle Castle Gävle slott Gästrikland 1754 County Governor's
Official Residence
Gavle slott.jpg
Glimmingehus - Scania 1499 Museum Glimmingehus .jpg
Göksholm Castle Göksholms slott Närke 13th century Private residence
Gripsholm Castle Gripsholms slott Södermanland 1537 Museum Gripsholms slott view2.jpg
Gråborg Fort Gråborg fornborg Öland 6th century Ruin Graborg Entrance outlook01.jpg
Granhammar Castle Granhammars slott Uppland 1752 No function
Gränsö Castle Gränsö slott Småland 1807 Hotel
Gripenberg Castle Gripenbergs slott Småland 1660s Private residence Gripenberg Schloss.jpg
Grönsö Castle Grönsöö slott Uppland 1611 Museum
Görvälns Castle Görvälns slott Uppland 1460 Hotel Görvälns slott front.jpg
Gunnebo House Gunnebo slott Gothenburg 1796 Museum 2010 Gunnebo slott vintertid.JPG
Gyllebo Castle Gyllebo slott Scania 1818 Private residence
Häckeberga Castle Häckeberga slott Uppland 1875 Hotel Häckeberga slott.JPG
Haga Castle Haga slott Uppland 1670 Hotel
Haga Palace Haga slott Stockholm 1805 Private residence Haga slott 2008b.jpg
Halmstad Castle Halmstads slott Halland 1609 Private residence,
office
Halmstads slott-3.JPG
Hanaskog Castle Hanaskogss slott Scania 1854 Private residence
Häringe Castle Häringe slott Södermanland 1654 Hotel Häringe slott.jpg
Hässelby Castle Hässelby slott Stockholm 1640s Hotel Hässelby slott huvudbyggnad.jpg
Hässelbyholm Castle Hässelbyholms slott Södermanland 1660s Private residence Hässelbyholm.jpg
Heby Castle Heby slott Södermanland 1780 Private residence Heby.JPG
Helliden Castle Hellidens slott Västergötland 1858 School Hellidensslott.JPG
Herrevad Abbey Herrevadskloster Scania 1745 Hotel Swedish castle Herrevadskloster.jpg
Hjularöd Castle Hjularöds slott Scania 1897 Private residence Hjularöd.jpg
Högestad Castle Högestads gods Scania 16th century Private residence Swedish castle Högestad.jpg
Hörningsholm Castle Hörningsholms slott Södermanland 13th century Private residence Horningholm Castle cropped.jpg
Hovdala Castle Hovdala slott Scania 12th century Museum Hovdala Slott.jpg

I-L[edit]

Name Swedish name Location Date Condition Picture Notes
Ismantorp Fortress Ismantorps fornborg Öland 2nd century Ruin Ismantorp house walls02.jpg
Johannisborg Johannisborg Östergötland 1614 Ruin Johannisborgs slottsruin i Norrköping, den 6 april 2007, bild 1.JPG
Johannishus Castle Johannishus slott Blekinge 1670 Private residence Johannishus slott.jpg
Jordberga Castle Jordberga slott Scania 1908 Private residence Jordberga slott.JPG
Kalmar Castle Kalmar slott Småland 12th century Museum Kalmar Castle.jpg
Karlberg Palace Karlbergs slott Stockholm 1634 School Karlbergs slott huvudbyggnad.jpg
Karlsborg Fortress Karlsborgs fästning Västergötland 1819 Museum Karlsborgs fästning hörntorn.jpg
Kärnan Kärnan Scania 11th century Museum Helsingborg Kaernan.jpg
Karsholm Castle Karsholms slott Scania 1862 Private residence Karsholm.jpg
Katthamra Mansion Katthamra gård Gotland 1805 Private residence Gotland-Katthamra Gard 02.jpg
Kavlås Castle Kavlås slott Västergötland 1775 Private residence Kavlås herrgård.jpg
Knutstorp Castle Knutstorps borg Scania 14th century Private residence Knutstorps slott.JPG
Koberg Castle Koberg slott Västergötland 1632 Private residence Koberg.jpg
Krageholm Castle Krageholms slott Scania 1720s Private residence Krageholms slott.jpg
Krapperup Castle Krapperups slott Scania 14th century Private residence Krapperup Slot.JPG
Kristineberg Palace Kristinebergs slott Stockholm 1750 Private residence Kristinebergs slott baksida.jpg
Kronoberg Castle Kronobergs slott Småland 1444 Ruin Kronobergs slottsruin-front.jpg
Kronovall Castle Kronovalls slott Scania 1760 Private residence Swedish castle Kronovall 3.jpg
Kulla Gunnarstorp Castle Kulla Gunnarstorps slott Scania 1854 Private residence Swedish castle Kulla Gunnarstorp.JPG
Läckö Castle Läckö slott Västergötland 1298 Museum Läckö slott Wigulf.jpg
Landskrona Citadel Citadellet
(Landskrona slott)
Scania 1559 Museum Landskrona-Citadel2.jpg
Leufsta Lövstabruk Uppland 1601 Museum
Lillienhoff Palace Lillienhoffska palatset Stockholm 1670 Restaurant, offices, apartments Lillienhoffska palatset 2010.jpg
Lindholmen Castle Lindholmens slott Scania 13th century Ruin Lindholmens borgruin.jpg
Lindholmen Castle Lindholmens slott Västergötland 1514 Ruin Lindholmen slottruin2.jpg
Lindholmen Fortress Lindholmens borg Gothenburg 13th century Ruin
Linköping Castle Linköpings slott Östergötland 12th century Museum Lkpgslott-e.jpg
Ljung Castle Ljungs slott Östergötland 1774 Museum Ljungs slott.JPG
Löberöd Castle Löberöds slott Scania 1798 Private residence Löberöds slott.jpg
Lövstad Castle Löfstads slott Östergötland 1660 Museum Löfstads slott, den 10 december 2008, bild 9.JPG

M-P[edit]

Name Swedish name Location Date Condition Picture Notes
Malmö Castle Malmöhus slott Scania 1530 Museum Malmöhus slott 2.jpg
Mälsåker House Mälsåkers slott Södermanland 1660s Museum Mälsåker.jpg
Maltesholm Castle Maltesholms slott Scania 1635 Private residence Maltesholms slott 2.jpg
Månstorp Gables Månstorps slottsruin Scania 1547 Ruin Månstorps gavlar Skåne jorchr.JPG
Mariedal Castle Mariedals slott Västergötland 1660s Private residence Mariedal slott.jpg
Marsvinsholm Castle Marsvinsholms slott Scania 1648 Private residence Swedish castle Marsvinsholm.jpg
Mem Castle Mems slott Östergötland 15th century Private residence Mems slott Östergötland.jpg
Nääs Castle Nääs slott Västergötland 1835 Museum Nääs, den 20 juli 2006, bild 12.JPG
Näs Castle Näs slott Småland 1100s Ruin Naas slottsruin.jpg
Näsby Castle Näsby slott Stockholm 1300s Hotel
Näsbyholm Castle Näsbyholms slott Scania 1400s Private residence Näsbyholms slott 1.jpg
Noor Palace Nors slott (traditional spelling: Noor) Uppland 1300s Hotel
Nyköping Castle Nyköpingshus Södermanland 1100s Ruin 20131103CastleNyköping.JPG
Nynäs Castle Nynäs slott Södermanland 1650s Museum Nynäs slott, May 2010.jpg
Örbyhus Castle Örbyhus slott Uppland 1300s Museum Örbyhus slott 2.jpg
Örebro Castle Örebro slott Närke 1573 Museum Örebro castle in Sweden.jpg
Örenäs Castle Örenäs slott Scania 1918 Hotel Swedish castle Örenäs.JPG
Örtofta Castle Örtofta slott Scania 1861 Private residence Örtofta slott 2010.jpg
Örup Castle Örups slott Scania 1400s Private residence Swedish castle Örup.jpg
Osbyholm Castle Osbyholms slott Scania 1405 Private residence Swedish castle Osbyholm.jpg
Östanå Castle Östanå slott Uppland 1794 Private residence Östanå slott 15 augusti 2009.jpg
Öster-Malma Castle Östermalma slott Södermanland 1668 Private residence Öster-Malma (bra).JPG
Övedskloster Manor Övedsklosters slott Scania 1776 Private residence Övedskloster.jpg
Ovesholm Castle Ovesholms slott Scania 1804 Private residence Ovesholms slott.jpg
Pålsjö Castle Pålsjö slott Scania 1679 Private residence Pålsjö slott2.jpg
Penningby castle Penningby slott Uppland 1330s Museum Penningby slott 00713.jpg

R-S[edit]

Name Swedish name Location Date Condition Picture Notes
Råbelöv Castle Råbelövs slott Scania 1637 Private residence, hotel Råbelövs slott.jpg
Rånäs Manor Rånäs slott Uppland 1844 Hotel Ranas slott ext1.jpg
Rinkesta Castle Rinkesta slott Södermanland 1775 Private residence
Rockelstad Castle Rockelstad slott Södermanland 1890 Hotel Rockelstad 1.jpg
Roma Abbey Roma kloster Gotland 1733 Museum Roma kungsgård.jpg
Rönneholm Castle Rönneholms slott Scania 1811 Private residence Swedish castle Rönneholm.jpg
Rosendal Castle Rosendals slott Scania 1615 Private residence Swedish castle Rosendal, Helsingborg.jpg
Rosendal Palace Rosendals slott Stockholm 1827 Museum Sweden. Stockholm. Djurgården 132.JPG
Rosersberg Palace Rosersbergs slott Stockholm 1638 Museum Rosersberg slott huvudbyggnad.jpg
Rössjöholm Castle Rössjöholms slott Scania 1735 Private residence Rössjöholms slott.JPG
Runsa Castle Runsa slott Uppland 18th century Private residence
Rydboholm Castle Rydboholms slott Uppland 1548 Private residence Rydboholm maj 2010.jpg
Salnecke Castle Salnecke slott Uppland 1640 Private residence Salnecke slott.jpg
Salsta Castle Salsta slott Uppland 1675 Museum Salstaslott.jpg
Sandemar Castle Sandemar slott Södermanland 1670 Private residence
Säfstaholm Säfstaholms slott Södermanland 1815 Museum
Sinclairsholm Castle Sinclairsholm slott Scania 1620 Private residence Sinclairsholm skaane.JPG
Sjöö Castle Sjöö slott Uppland 1679 Private residence Sjoo.jpg
Skabersjö Castle Skabersjö slott Scania 1782 Private residence Swedish castle Skabersjö.jpg
Skånelaholm Castle Skånelaholm slott Uppland 1891 Museum Skånelaholms slott.jpg
Skarhult Castle Skarhults slott Scania 1562 Private residence Skarhults slott.jpg
Skokloster Castle Skoklosters slott Uppland 1676 Museum Skoklosterslott666.JPG
Skottorp Castle Skottorp slott Halland 1828 Private residence, café Swedish castle Skottorp.jpg
Smedstorp Castle Smedstorps slott Scania 14th century Private residence Swedish castle Smedstorp.jpg
Snogeholm Castle Snogeholms slott Scania 1890 Hotel Snogeholms slott.jpg
Södertuna Castle Södertuna slott Södermanland 1892 Restaurant SodertunaCastle.jpeg
Sofiero Castle Sofiero slott Scania 1865 Museum Sofiero Fassade.JPG
Solliden Palace Solliden Öland 1906 Private residence Villa Solliden from the west 2006.jpg
Sövdeborg Castle Sövdeborgs slott Scania 1844 Private residence Sövdeborgs slott.jpg
Sparreholm Castle Sparreholms slott Södermanland 1634 Private residence, museum Sparreholmsslott.jpg
Stenhammar Castle Stenhammars slott Södermanland 1658 Private residence Swedish castle Stenhammar.jpg
Steninge Palace Steninge slott Uppland 1705 Museum Steninge Slott nr 1 Publish.jpg
Stjärnorp Castle Stjärnorp slott Östergötland 1662 Ruin Stjärnorpsruinen.jpg
Stockholm Palace Stockholms slott Stockholm 1697 Offices of the head
of state, museum
Stockholms slott norra fasaden 2011.jpg
Stora Hästnäs Stora Hästnäs Gotland c. 1300 Private residence Gotland-Stora Hästnäs 01.jpg
Stora Sundby Castle Stora Sundby slott Södermanland 1848 Private residence 20131103CastleSundby.JPG
Stora Wäsby Castle Stora Wäsby slott Uppland 18th century Private residence Stora Väsby slott.jpg
Strömsholm Palace Strömsholms slott Västmanland 1669 Museum Strömsholms slott0.jpg
Sturefors Castle Sturefors slott Östergötland 1704 Private residence Sturefors slott 2007.jpg
Sturehov Manor Sturehovs slott Uppland 1780 Museum Sturehovgarden.jpg
Sundbyholm Castle Sundbyholms slott Södermanland 17th century Hotel
Svaneholm Castle Svaneholms slott Scania 18th century Museum Svaneholms slott.jpg
Svartsjö Palace Svartsjö slott Uppland 1739 Museum Svartsjo castle in Sweden.jpg
Svenstorp Castle Svenstorps slott Scania 1596 Private residence Svenstorps slott.jpg

T-U[edit]

Name Swedish name Location Date Condition Picture Notes
Taxinge-Näsby Castle Taxinge-Näsby slott Södermanland 1813 Conference venue, restaurant Taxinge (5).jpg
Teleborg Castle Teleborgs slott Småland 1900 Conference venue LA2-vx06-teleborg3.jpg
Tidö Castle Tidö slott Västmanland 1645 Private residence Tidö slott.jpg
Tistad Castle Tistad slott Södermanland 1771 Private residence Tistad.JPG
Tjolöholm Castle Tjolöholm slott Södermanland 1904 Museum Tjolöholms slott.jpg
Toppeladugård Castle Toppeladugårds slott Scania 1920 Private residence Toppeladugårds slott.jpg
Torpa Castle Torpa stenhus Västra Götaland County 15th century Museum Torpa stenhus.jpg
Torup Castle Torups slott Scania 16th century Museum Torups slott från väster.jpg
Tosterup Castle Tosterups slott Scania 15th century Private residence Tosterups slott.jpg
Trolle-Ljungby Castle Trolle-Ljungby slott Scania 17th century Private residence Trolle Ljungby slott.jpg
Trolleholm Castle Trolleholms slott Scania 1530s Private residence Trolleholms slott.JPG
Trollenäs Castle Trollenäs slott Scania 1559 Private residence,
museum, restaurant
Trollenäs slott.jpg
Tullgarn Palace Tullgarns slott Södermanland 18th century Museum Tullgarns slott fasad väst 2012a.jpg One of the royal palaces of Sweden
Tunbyholm Castle Tunbyholms slott Scania 17th century Private residence Swedish castle Tunbyholm 2.jpg
Tureborg Castle Tureborg Bohuslän 1899 Ruin Tureborg1.png
Tureholm Castle Tureholms slott Södermanland 18th century Private residence, museum Tureholms slott norr 2012.jpg
Tynnelsö Castle Tynnelsö slott Södermanland 1590s Property of the Royal Swedish
Academy of Letters,
History and Antiquities
Tynnelsö slott 2011d.jpg
Tyresö Palace Tyresö slott Södermanland 17th century Museum Tyreso slott view1.jpg
Ulriksdal Palace Ulriksdals slott Uppland 17th century Museum Ulriksdals slott väst 2011a.jpg One of the royal palaces of Sweden
Ulvåsa Manor Ulvåsa slott Östergötland 19th century Private residence Swedish manor Ulvåsa 001.JPG
Ulvsunda Castle Ulvsunda slott Uppland 17th century Hotel Ulvsunda slott 2008d.jpg
Uppsala Castle Uppsala slott Uppland 16th century Residence of the
County Governor of
Uppsala County
Uppsala slott-2.jpg
Utö hus Utö hus Uppland 15th century Property of the Royal Swedish
Academy of Letters,
History and Antiquities
Utöhus 2.jpg

V-Y[edit]

Name Swedish name Location Date Condition Picture Notes
Vadstena Castle Vadstena slott Östergötland 16th century Museum Vadstena castle Vadstena Sweden.JPG
Vallen Castle Vallens slott Halland 1800 Private residence Vallens slott.jpg
Vannaröd Castle Vannaröds slott Scania 1890 Restaurant Vannaröds slott.jpg
Västerås Castle Västerås slott Västmanland 16th century Residence of the
County Governor of
Västmanland County
Västerås-slott-nordöst.jpg
Vegeholm Castle Vegeholms slott Västmanland 16th century Private residence Vegeholms slott 2013.jpg
Venngarn Castle Venngarns slott Uppland 1670 Restaurant Venngarns slott 2006.jpg
Vibyholm Castle Vibyholms slott Södermanland 1626 Private residence
Viderup Castle Viderups slott Scania 1617-1623 Private residence Viderups slott.jpg
Vik Castle Wiks slott Uppland 15th century College Viks slott.jpg
Vittskövle Castle Vittskövle slott Scania 1553-1557 Private residence Vittskövle slott.jpg
Vrams Gunnarstorp Castle Vrams Gunnarstorps slott Scania 1633 Private residence Swedish castle Vrams Gunnarstorp.jpg
Wanås Castle Vanås slott Scania 16th century Private residence Vanås.jpg
Wapnö Castle Wapnö slott Halland 1753 Private residence Vapnö slott.jpg
Yxtaholm Castle Yxtaholms slott Södermanland 1752 Private residence Yxtaholm slott 2007.JPG

See also[edit]

Finnish castles[edit]

For historic Swedish castles see also List of castles in Finland.

Danish castles[edit]

For historic Danish castles located in southern Sweden see also List of castles in Scania