World Heritage Skogskyrkogården

Almhöjden. The meditation grove. Photo: Jesper Håkansson

Skogskyrkogården, The Woodland Cemetery, is considered one of the most important creations of modern architecture, and is inscribed on the UNESCO World Heritage List.

Guided tours during Summer season

Guided tours in English every Sunday at 10.30am from June until September. Tickets SEK 100 (from June 2018: SEK 120).

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When Skogskyrkogården was founded at the beginning of the 1900s, the aim was to create something special, something original — a cemetery blending nature and architecture into a seamless whole.


The Woodland Cemetery is open for visits every day of the year, no entrance fee. Visitors Center open summertime. Read more at

Private tour

Private guided tours are available throughout the year in Swedish, English, Spanish, Italian, French, German and Japanese.


Private guided tour for groups up to 40 people.
Weekdays daytime (8am—4.30pm): SEK 3,100
Weekends and evenings: SEK 3,700

Please contact our booking-service for further details.
Telephone +46 8 508 316 20