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Gustav II Adolf stands (Sweden)

He is credited for the founding of Sweden as a great power. It is under his leadership, Sweden... read more

Reviewed 13 September 2018
New Delhi, India
Statue.... but it's location (kind of cental to everything) makes it a nice hub

Located sort of between the Vasa and Old Town it is a good looking statue, great for pictures with... read more

Reviewed 7 August 2018
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Reviewed 13 September 2018

He is credited for the founding of Sweden as a great power. It is under his leadership, Sweden adopted efficient taxation system and other reforms. Often regarded as one of the greatest military commanders of all time, father of modern warfare and much more. This...More

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Reviewed 7 August 2018

Located sort of between the Vasa and Old Town it is a good looking statue, great for pictures with wonderful backgrounds. Nicely done.

Thank Promart1
Reviewed 1 August 2018

One of the many monuments and statues you will find all around the city. Interesting as many other in many countries

Thank Rami A
Reviewed 27 July 2018

This bronze statue appearing in aquamarine and green hues is well mainained. Its height is comfortable for viewing and taking pictures . The area seems crowded with many sightseeing tours starting from here. Its footsteps are well cobbled and comfortable for standing and walking. Information...More

Thank okashashank
Reviewed 23 July 2018

This fine statue stands proud near opera house, very near to bridge across to old Town. Its one of many monuments dotted around the City.

Thank Howlo
Reviewed 29 May 2018

Through the bus window, I tried getting a photo of the statue but instead I captured some beautiful cherry blossoms blooming in early May - about a month behind cherry blossoms blooming in DC or Japan. It was really chilly that May day in Stockholm.

Thank Sue M
Reviewed 10 May 2018

This statue is one of the landmarks you see in the square next to the opera house just before entering the old town. Imposing but would not make a special trip to see.

Thank KatielouAustralia
Reviewed 13 February 2018 via mobile

An imposing equestrian statue, on a traffic island, close to the opera house and facing the palace. It may well be on your approach to Gamla Stan anyway, but if you’re coming via a different route it’s worth a short diversion.

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Reviewed 6 February 2018

The statue is situated in the middle of the Gustav Adolf's Square next to the Royal Opera House. The statue is from 1796 and made by the French sculptor Pierre l'Archeveque. Gustav II Adolf was the King of Sweden from 1611 to 1632 and is...More

1  Thank Mikael F
Reviewed 1 November 2017

Arrived there with a group of walking tour. One of the landmarks before entering the old town. Worth the visit if you are around the area.

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