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Address: Malmo, Sweden

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Great Music Festival

Accidentally hit the square at a blues festival, great music! It was my only time in Malmo and a perfect day to come!

4 of 5 starsReviewed May 15, 2015
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Aiken, South Carolina
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12 reviews 12 reviews
5 attraction reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2015

Accidentally hit the square at a blues festival, great music! It was my only time in Malmo and a perfect day to come!

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Miami, Florida
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113 reviews 113 reviews
47 attraction reviews
40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2015

When you come to Malmö and have checked in to your hotel take a stroll to the old big square with its magnificent old city hall building the okd Lion pharmacy charming atmosphere, fountain statue and from there you can easily find your way to shopping streets ( Södergatan) the little square is adjacent withits many restaurants Or just wander... More 

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Giessen, Germany
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340 reviews 340 reviews
178 attraction reviews
95 helpful votes 95 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 3, 2015

Its always busy at the place - lots of activity going ob day and night - Good location to parc the car and stroll around in the city

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Bridgeport, Connecticut
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76 reviews 76 reviews
38 attraction reviews
47 helpful votes 47 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2015

We visited Malmo on a very cold and windy day; if it were nicer, we might have spent more time exploring the square. Surrounded by large old-looking buildings, you could almost imagine how it might have looked hundreds of years ago. This would be a great place to visit (and probably see some entertainment!) in warmer weather.

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Dallas, Texas
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103 reviews 103 reviews
47 attraction reviews
62 helpful votes 62 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 28, 2015

I was very impressed with the main square. Spend some time sitting under the statue of Karl X Gustav and make sure you take a picture and enjoy the architecture of city hall. There are restaurants in the area as well, we enjoyed Mello Yello which is more on Lila Torg but also has a view into this square. I... More 

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140 reviews 140 reviews
67 attraction reviews
44 helpful votes 44 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 21, 2015

Some squares offers exciting environments, beautiful sceneries or interesting build commitment - some squares you pass just on the way to some place else. This square is definitely a square, you do not stay on for very long, but seasonally so created quite a lot of events here that temporarily makes one pause. However, there are some interesting old wall... More 

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Goerlev, Denmark
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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 attraction reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 18, 2014

Great for seeing the Town Hall and for the cafes and shops and with the shopping streets right off the square

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Malmo, Sweden
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19 reviews 19 reviews
5 attraction reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 17, 2014

My favorite coffee shop in Malmo. Cheese cake is delicious. I have visited this shop with different people and everyone has liked it. It is full of people always.

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Kristianstad, Sweden
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67 reviews 67 reviews
50 attraction reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2014

Malmo's most popular attraction they say. We came here on Wednesday's afternoon, expecting it to be crowded, but it was absolutely empty. Better for us, because this way we could enjoy looking at the buildings surrounding the square! Couple of shops and restaurants are located around this square. In the middle you can see King charles X's statue and a... More 

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Ancona, Italy
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1,093 reviews 1,093 reviews
654 attraction reviews
1,148 helpful votes 1,148 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2014

If you're going through the square, don't miss the magnificent, gigantic, be-hatted bronze statue of Karl X Gustav sitting on a horse.

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