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Karlstad Destination Guide

Discover Karlstad in Sweden!

Karlstad in the region of Värmland with it's 59,266 habitants is a town located in Sweden - some 161 mi (or 259 km) West of Stockholm, the country's capital.

Interactive map of Karlstad

Local time in Karlstad is now 02:41 PM (Monday). The local timezone is named "Europe / Stockholm" with an UTC offset of 1 hours. Depending on your flexibility, these larger cities might be interesting for you: Copenhagen, Aalborg, Vallargardet, Skövde, Skoghall or Oslo. When in this area, you might want to check out as well. We found some clips posted online. Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation.


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Videos

SABATON - The final solution @ Nöjesfab...

05:35 min ( September 26, 2010 by jontebus)
Views: 2,185 - Rating: 5/5

Sabaton's (perhaps a bit) debated song: "The final solution" recorded in Karlstad, Sweden on friday the 24th of september. Great song!

Sebastian Wijk & the White Raven - Karls...

05:56 min ( December 18, 2012 by Sebastian Wijk)
Views: 165 - Rating: 5/5

Vi åkte till Karlstad och spelade en gång. Furry Hands följde med och filmade. Såhär blev det


Globe Forum City Challenge Karlstad - P...

04:23 min ( March 09, 2010 by GlobeForum)
Views: 294 - Rating: 0/5

Globe Forum City Challenge Part 1 - Karlstad plays host to some great innovations at the City Challenge Tour, Feb 25 2010. In this part we meet the innovators (swedish language). The organisers of the...

Sweden Yah Jamierand's photos around Kar...

02:37 min ( December 19, 2010 by TripAdvisorTRIPWOWu)
Views: 236 - Rating: 0/5

Preview of Jamierand's blog at TravelPod. Read the full blog here: www.travelpod.com This blog preview was made by TravelPod using the TripAdvisor TripWow slideshow creator. Learn more about these vid...


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Upcomming Local Events

A brief summary of interesting events comming up in Karlstad during the next days.

01
Jun
2019

Färjestad BK - Home Games

Beginning: 03:15 pm (15:15).
More on eventful.com.

30
Jun
2019

Bob Dylan With His Band

Beginning: no exact start tme given.
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18
Jul
2019

Naket – En Akustisk Hitskonsert Med Carola

Beginning: no exact start tme given.
More on eventful.com.

31
Jul
2019

Gyllene Tider

Beginning: 08:00 pm (20:00).
More on eventful.com.

02
Aug
2019

Mares

Beginning: no exact start tme given.
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24
Dec
2019

GARDEROBSBILJETT FÖRKÖPSRABATT

Beginning: no exact start tme given.
More on eventful.com.


Interesting facts about this location

Diocese of Karlstad

The Diocese of Karlstad is a diocese of the Church of Sweden. It covers most of the provinces Värmland and Dalsland. Its current borders are from 1693.

More reading: Diocese of Karlstad homepage
Located at 59.38, 13.5 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 0 mi away.
Tags:Dalsland, Dioceses of the Church of Sweden, Värmland

Karlstad Municipality

Karlstad Municipality (Karlstads kommun) is a municipality in Värmland County in west central Sweden. Its seat is located in the city of Karlstad. The present municipality was established in 1971 when the former City of Karlstad was amalgamated with a number of surrounding rural municipalities.

More reading: Karlstad Municipality homepage
Located at 59.38, 13.5 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 1 mi away.
Tags:Municipalities of Sweden, Municipalities of Värmland County

Värmlands regemente

Värmlands regemente (Värmland Regiment), designations I 22, I 2 and I 2/Fo 52, was a Swedish Army infantry regiment that traced its origins back to the 16th century. It was disbanded in 2000. The regiment's soldiers were originally recruited from the province of Värmland, and it was later garrisoned in there.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 59.38, 13.5 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 1 mi away.
Tags:Infantry regiments of Sweden

Karlstad University

Karlstad University is a state university in Karlstad, Sweden. The university, being a former university college (founded 1977) was granted university status in 1999 by the Government of Sweden. Originally it was a branch of the University of Gothenburg. There are about 50 training programmes, 20 programme extensions and 800 courses within humanities, social studies, science, technology, teaching, health care and arts. As of today, it has approximately 12,500 students and 1,200 employees.

More reading: Karlstad University homepage
Located at 59.38, 13.5 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 3 mi away.
Tags:Buildings and structures in Värmland County, Educational institutions established in 1977, Karlstad, Universities in Sweden

Hammarö Municipality

Hammarö Municipality (Hammarö kommun) is a municipality in Värmland County in west central Sweden. Its seat is located in the town of Skoghall. The municipality was created from Hammarö parish in 1863, and its territory has not been affected by the great municipal reforms of 1952 and 1971. With a land area of only 56.9 km it is Sweden's 12th smallest, as well as the smallest in Värmland County.

More reading: Hammarö Municipality homepage
Located at 59.38, 13.5 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 4 mi away.
Tags:Municipalities of Sweden, Municipalities of Värmland County