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The Vasa Museum is one of the most popular attractions in Stockholm. Photo: Anneli Karlsson/Swedish Maritime Museums

Vasa Museum, Stockholm, Sweden, Photo credit: OneHungLow

Today’s #Amazing Place is the Vasa Museum, Stockholm Sweden This maritime museum is situated in Stockholm Sweden on the island of Djurgården. The most famous of its attractions is the only almost fully intact 17th century ship that has ever been salvaged, the 64-gun warship Vasa that sank on her maiden voyage in 1628. Bon Voyage

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The Vasa Museum (Swedish: Vasamuseet) is a maritime museum in Stockholm, Sweden.

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Das Schwedische Kriegsschiff "Vasa", gesunken im Jahr 1628. Das einzig verbliebene, fast vollständig intakte Schiff der Welt aus dem 15. Jahrhundert. Epoche: 1628. Ort: Stockholm, Schweden.

The Swedish warship VASA was launched in 1627. She was top-heavy with insufficient ballast but allowed to set sail and sank in 1628. Salvaged in 1961 and conserved, she's currently a museum ship in Stockholm and has been seen by over 29 million visitors.


The Vasa Museum, Stockholm, Sweden. Largest and most intact shipwreck in the world. Raised after more than 3 centuries in 1961. Sank to the bottom of Stockholm Harbor in 1628.