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Sveavägen in Stockholm in 2008.

Sveavägen is a major street in Stockholm, Sweden. The street starts at Sergels torg in the city center and goes north out of the city towards the Haga Park. It is often known as the busiest road in Sweden.

It is also the street where Prime Minister Olof Palme was assassinated on 28 February 1986.[1]

See also[edit]


  1. ^ Stening, Anders; Arvidsson, Ulf; Gleisner, Ann-Sophie. "Palmemordet". Nationalencyklopedin (in Swedish). Retrieved 6 November 2010. (subscription required)

Coordinates: 59°20′38.43″N 18°03′19.68″E / 59.3440083°N 18.0554667°E / 59.3440083; 18.0554667