Family Fun in Stockholm

An absolute must if you are coming to Stockholm sometime in your life (which of course you have to) is a visit to Junibacken.

Maybe you know Astrid Lindgren? The creator of great Pippi L√•ngstrump aka. Pippi Longstocking. Junibacken is her world and also the world of other great Swedish childrens book authors. They have built like a mini book world- imagine Disneyworld petite and with great style. It’s a pleasure to bring the kids there. Or they love it! I mostly go nuts with 1 billions kids running around but I do enjoy the craftmanship of the interiors and scenography.

They have a great little giftshop and a restaurant with a cookietable that beats the craziest Willy Wonka imagination (and naturally they sell Pippis pancakes!)

/Isabelle Dos Family

CLICK HERE for more images from Junibacken after the jump!

  1. Looks like fun. Whoa, what is up with that monkey’s tail?!

  2. mixette says:

    As a little girl with long red hair, I absolutely adored Pippi Longstocking! Who knew she had her own theme park? One more reason to visit Stockholm.

    I think I’ll wear my hair in braids today in her honor ;)

  3. Claire says:

    Oh man…I wish I had gone to Stockholm at 10 instead of 23…

  4. Natasha says:

    Oh my goodness, thank you so much for posting this! We’ll be in Sweden this summer and were already planning a trip to Junibacken with our two little girls, but now I can show them pictures! xo

  5. bargain bex says:

    oh pippi! brings me back to the days where i would rent that movie EVERY TIME we went to the video store when i was a wee one. so darling!

  6. Junibakken, Legoland…so much fun to be had in Scandinavia!

  7. Bridget says:

    …just be warned that it is expensive…and much more suited to little ones! (my brother and I were 12 and 10…and while it was cool, it was not worth the kroner for us)

  8. Josefine says:

    If you liked Junibacken, I must recommend “Astrid Lindgren’s World” which is a big fairyland, that is based on Astrid Lindgren’s all stories. I loved it when I was a kid. It’s located like three and a half hours, south of Stockholm, in a city called Vimmerby. Check it out,


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