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Christmas starts at Skansen

The park glimmers with Christmas atmosphere until January 8. Experience a historic Christmas in the houses and farmsteads, winter awake animals, Christmas crafts and folk music.

  • Take a tour of Christmas celebrations from the 1830’s and onwards. The bonfires are lit and the Christmas dinner tables from different time in history. Take a look in the calenadar and choose a date to see what is open.

  • Join us round the Christmas tree with music and traditional dancing and make crafts in our Christmas workshop.

The most common questions

  • How can I buy tickets to Christmas at Skansen?

    Tickets can be purchased at Skansen’s main entrance or via skansenbiljett.se.

  • Do I have to pre-book my ticket?

    No. To avoid possible queues, we recommend those who want to buy their ticket via skansenbiljett.se before their visit. Please note that this ticket is not tied to a specific day, but valid as admission for one day during the selected period. Purchased ticket can not be exchanged or repurchased.

  • Can I use my annual pass?

    Yes, your annual pass is valid and works as usual.