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The oldest kept letter in Sweden dates from 1164 and tells about the area around Wenngarn, through the centuries, the Vasa dynasty, statesmen, knights and councilors have lived and ruled in Wenngarn. Magnus Gabriel de la Gardie's magical castles and picturesque baroque park are some of the gems of a place where a community once was built during the 1900s, becoming Sweden's first institution to treat alcohol addiction.

Wenngarn is today a vibrant village community adapted to human needs and conditions. A magical place with 1000-year-old history. A vibrant society where transparency and participation are the keywords. Wenngarn welcomes residents, business owners and visitors who want to meet, develop and be inspired.


Wenngarn Castle - Sweden's most accessible castle?

Wenngarn, which is located next to Garnsviken in Mälaren, is portrayed in early historical sources. Sweden's oldest kept letter from 1164 tells a story about the land area of Wenngarn, and the adjacent Sigtuna is Sweden's first capital founded around 970 A.D.

Wenngarn has, during a period of a 1000 years, constantly been changing from large estates to a community house, a venue where people gather for different events. A place for interesting encounters where everyone is welcome! 

Wenngarn Castle is open to everyone, every day of the week.


Address: Wenngarns Slott 193 91 Sigtuna
GPS Coordinates: 59.648772, 17.719628

There is bus transfer from Uppsala, Knivsta, Arlanda Airport and Stockholm to Wenngarn. Both bus UL 183 and SL 579 stops at "Venngarnsvägen".

Free transfer from "Venngarnsvägen" bus stop (contact us for current timetable)

From Märsta there are bicycle lanes to Sigtuna Town and from there you can enjoy a scenic bicycle lane through the village of Viby and Sigtuna Golf Course.


Wenngarn, Tornespel 2015



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Wenngarns läge

Adress: Wenngarns slott 193 91 Sigtuna
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GPS koordinater: 59.648772, 17.719628

Det går bra att åka kommunalt från Uppsala, Knivsta, Arlanda och Stockholm.
Både buss UL 183 och SL 579 stannar vid hållplatsen Venngarnsvägen

Cykel eller till fots
Från Märsta finns det cykelvägar till Sigtuna Stad och därifrån en naturskön cykelväg genom Viby by och Sigtuna golfbana.