Malmö's Beautiful Parks


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Malmö's Beautiful Parks

Whether you’re seeking tranquillity, ecological marvels, or invigorating exercise, Malmö’s green areas offer a wealth of experiences to satisfy your desires. Discover the enchanting allure of Kungsparken, Malmö's cherished gem and the city's oldest public park, established in 1872. Immerse yourself in the park's charming English-style design, where strolling amidst the verdant landscapes sets the stage for unforgettable outdoor adventures and delightful picnics. Indulge your senses in the eco-friendly haven of Slottstädgården, where nature's bounties await. Here, you can immerse yourself in a world of freshness, purchasing vegetables plucked straight from the fertile soil, vibrant flowers, and plants. Keep an eye out for the bustling activity of SVT's popular TV program, Garden Friday, which finds its home within these beautiful gardens. You might even catch a glimpse of the skilled gardener, John Taylor, tending to the blooming wonders. Nestled in the heart of the park, Tarek Taylor's beloved outdoor garden café invites you to unwind amidst the lush surroundings, providing a refreshing retreat during the sun-kissed summer months. Prepare to be captivated by the grandeur of Pildammsparken, Malmö's largest park. Originally crafted for the Baltic Exhibition in 1914, this expansive landscape was further perfected in the 1920s under the visionary guidance of city engineer Erik Bülow-Hube. Explore the park's vast expanse and discover some of Malmö's most revered jogging tracks, inviting you to embark on invigorating runs amidst the picturesque scenery.

Do & See

Malmö has earned a well-deserved reputation for its diverse and sophisticated art and cultural scene. Here, you will find a plethora of enriching experiences suitable for the whole family. The city takes pride in its extensive investment in a wide range of cultural offerings, encompassing both prominent institutions and numerous smaller operators and activities. Moreover, Malmö showcases the finest examples of Scandinavian and international design, featuring exquisite furniture and furnishings, jewellery, and textiles. In addition to its vibrant cultural scene, Malmö boasts abundant green spaces both within the city centre and throughout the town. Notable examples include Kungsparken, Slottsparken, and the expansive Pildammsparken. Malmö Folkets Park is Sweden's oldest "folkpark" and offers beautiful lawns for relaxation, along with cafés, restaurants, a terrarium, adventure golf, horse riding, and live entertainment during the summer season. Don’t forget! Malmö's glorious two-kilometre-long beach Ribersborg Beach & Kallbadhuset, or "Ribban" is within walking distance from the town centre.