Skansen is the world's oldest outdoor museum, founded in 1891. Here you can stroll through five centuries of Sweden, the Sami camp in the north to Skåne in the south, all in a total of 300 000 sqm of living history. Feel the history in the historic houses and estates, where chores such as carding, spinning, weaving, cooking and baking is performed by people dressed in period costume. In the gardens and plots around the houses, flowers, fruits and vegetables flourish.
Turn loose with concert by the sea or sit back in one of the many outdoor cafe . Maybe you prefer a spin on a dance floor, or gospel concert in Gullbranna. In Gyllene Tider's hometown the festivities come one after the other.
One of the largest Nordic hotels offers an extraordinary experience. Combining capability with personal care and quality. The hotel is strategically located at Korsvägen and the Swedish Trade Fair, just a few blocks from the main street Avenyns restaurants and nightclubs. Centrally located with excellent transport connections, next door to the Liseberg, Universeum, Scandinavium and all other venues and stadiums on the big event street.
In the Museum of Natural History anyone who is curious about animals and nature meet. Thanks to a variety of exciting exhibitions, films in the world's largest film format, digital 3-D and fun activities, the curiosity of the whole family will be satisfied with us. Or perhaps you want to go see a movie on Cosmonova´s 760-square-foot movie screen that gives you the feeling of being on the spot, right in the adventure?
With large rooms and full hotel service the Best Western Hotel Mektagonen is the perfect choice for families and everyone else tired of cramped hotel rooms. Our 149 rooms are amazing in size from 32 sqm and offers high hotel standard. All have their own kitchenette. The larger rooms even have their own sauna and rooftop terraces with lovely views towards Gothenburg attractions such as Liseberg, Scandinavium and Ullevi.