Dramatic Events in the History of Stockholm

On June 20, 1810, Marshal Axel von Fersen is brutally killed by a mob during a funeral procession in Stockholm.
  • Öppettid

    Thursday July 21


  • Pris

    SEK 120/60

  • Plats

    Central Stockholm

    See ticket for starting point

City walk in English: Hear about horrific deaths, a very demanding Queen and a masquerade ball that changed history.

Listen to how 100 Stockholmers were executed in the town square; how the French philosopher Descartes died from ungodly work hours with the queen; on the assassination of King Gustav III at a masquerade ball, and about how a mob lynched Marie Antoinette’s lover Axel von Fersen.

Guide: Lena Lövdahl, singer and actress


2 kilometers


This walk is wheelchair and stroller friendly.

Walks Summer 2022

Tuesday June 14, 6—7.30pm
Thursday June 23, 6—7.30pm
Thursday June 30, 6—7.30pm

Thursday July 21 at 6—7.30pm (Tickets available from June 14)