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Guided tours on Götheborg of Sweden

Visit the ship Götheborg of Sweden at the quay in Eriksberg.

Come aboard and learn about the history of the Swedish East India Company and the adventures of the original Götheborg during its three voyages to Asia. Listen to contemporary stories of the expeditions, feel the authentic atmosphere, and be swept away by everything from captivating tales to the colossal art of shipbuilding.

Boarding the Götheborg is like stepping right into history! The East Indiaman Götheborg is an exciting destination in the heart of Gothenburg – a fascinating ship loaded with experience, scarred by harsh storms, and marked by thousands of nautical miles on the world’s oceans.

Summer Guided Tours

The ship is open from 10:00–17:00, from June 1 to September 1, but can only be visited with a guide. Purchase tickets on-site or online on Götheborg of Sweden’s website. Guided tours are available in Swedish and English. The ship is docked at Eriksberg at Pier Four 2.

Guided tours accordingly

  • 10:00-11:00 Swedish guided tour
  • 11:00-12:00 Swedish guide tour
  • 12:00-13:00 Swedish guided tour
  • 13:00-14:00 English guided tour
  • 14:00-15:00 Swedish guided tour
  • 15:00-16:00 English guided tour
  • 16:00-17:00 Swedish guided tour
The ship at the dock in Eriksberg.
Credits: Tim Kristensson