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Mariefred Travel guide
Mariefred : Michelin's recommendations
The gorgeous little town of Mariefred, located in one of Lake Mälaren's coves, is linked to Stockholm by a pretty hundred-year-old steamboat, S/S Mariefred. Mariefred developed around a Carthusian monastery (Pax Mariae) founded in 1493 by the lord of Gripsholm. In the 18C, Gustav III was behind the construction of buildings such as the Gustavian-style town hall on Rådhustorget, which houses the tourist office.
Tourist attractions Mariefred : Things to see and do
S - Mariefred
A Council of State had the initial fortress (14C) built but the current castle was built by Gustav Vasa. The national portrait collection (4 000 works dating from the 16C to 21C) is housed over three stages. The second floor is the main floor: its ..
Gripsholms Wärdshus S - 647 23 Mariefred
Situated in pretty Mariefred, this property offers great views of Gripsholm Castle and Lake Mälaren. Its individually designed rooms feature original wood beams and heated bathroom floors. The bright rooms at Gripsholms Värdshus are decorated in a c..