The history of this legendary castle goes back 800 years. For a long time, Kalmar Castle was an important fortification and known as the key to the kingdom because of its strategical location.
“Kalmar Castle is located at Slottsholmen near Slottsfjärden, where the medieval harbor lay. It has played a decisive role in Sweden's history since the castle began to be built in the end of the 1100s. During Knut Eriksson's time, a castle was built around a fortification tower. In the 1280s,…