Nyköpingshus is situated in the very centre of Nyköping. Between the market place and the harbour next to the river you find the old and exciting castle Nyköpingshus.

Inside the castle you find two exhibitions, "Schack och makt" and "Fursten".

The Schack och makt-exhibition show how people lived their lives during the Middle Ages and how the religion influenced the catholic country. The year 1317 the famous Nyköping banquet took place and you will learn about the exciting but sad story.

At the first floor you find our shop where you can buy books, handicraft, glasses and gifts with a historical background. 

Contact information

Sörmlands museum
Contact: Kristin Lemon
Phone: +46-155245720
Booking: +46-155245702

Organizer: Sörmlands museum

E-mail: info.museet@dll.se
Website: http://www.sormlandsmuseum....

Opening hours

Nyköpingshus is open
June and August at 11AM until 5 PM
July at 10 AM until 5 PM
Guided tour in English at 2 pm on Tue, Thu, Sat.

Price information

Free of charge

Public transportation


Nyköpingshus is situated between the market Place and the harbour of Nyköping. Next to the river you finad the White Tower, which is one part of the old castle. Inside your find the two exhibitions "Schack and makt" and "Fursten".