On the World Heritage List
Karlskrona is an outstanding example of a European planned naval city of
the late 17th century in which the original plan and many of the buildings
have survived intact, along with installations that illustrate its subsequent
development up to the present day. Karlskrona, a World Heritage
The exhibitions at the Museum depict the Swedish Navy over the centuries.
On display is everything from weapons, uniforms and shipyard handicrafts
to the Museum's unique collection of ship models and figureheads
from the l7th and l8th centuries. The Naval Museum
Sail Karlskrona in August every year
The event is taking place along the harbor with an amusement park and booths with arts and crafts for sale. Festivities with music, beer tents, food and entertainment. Lots of ships and boats in the harbour.