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Sweden’s Vasa: From Wreck to Celebrity

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Vasa Museum, Stockholm, SwedenMore than 25 million people have visited the Vasamuseet since it opened in Stockholm, Sweden, in 1990, and with more than one million visitors per year, it’s the most popular maritime museum in the world. And why shouldn’t it be? The centerpiece is the Vasa, the only intact 17th-century ship that has ever been salvaged. After 333 years at the bottom of Stockholm harbor following a catastrophic maiden voyage, the Vasa has been brought back to life. And she’s absolutely spectacular. Read more >

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I am a writer and editor with 25 years of experience in my field and 40 years of travel adventures.

One thought on “Sweden’s Vasa: From Wreck to Celebrity

  1. Pingback: Vasa Museum and the Island of Djurgarden | Fabulous 50's

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