The famous Ericsson Globe of Stockholm
Are you planning your next holiday in the astonishing Stockholm? I suggest you to visit the famous Ericsson Globe of Stockholm. This wonderful building is one of the most visited and largest buildings in the country. The famous Ericsson Globe of Stockholm is unique thanks to its fantastic layout and form. You don’t have to look much time for this unique building, because you can see it from many parts of the city. Below I will present in more details the fantastic Ericsson Globe, like some facts about the globe, info about how to get there, what kind of events take place there, its facilities and the sky-view.
About the Ericsson Globe
The fantastic Ericsson Globe was built in 1986. This unique building is one of the most visited in the country thanks to its form. The Ericsson Globe is the world’s largest spherical building. The arena can transform in a very short time from an ice hockey rink into a football arena or into a rock concert arena.
How to get there
It is very easy to arrive to this amazing building. The Ericsson Globe is situated in central Stockholm. You have many possibilities to arrive there, like by metro, by bus, by tram, by cab or by foot. You don’t have to look much time for this unique building because you can see it from many parts of the city. Thanks to the fact that Stockholm is rather a crowded city, the traffic is high, therefore I recommend you to use public transport.
If you are planning to attend one gorgeous event in this year, I will present you which ones to choose of. These are the following: Hammabry Football 2013 April – 28 December, Disney Live! Mickey’s Rockin’ Road Show 6 – 15 September and American Football National Finals 2013, 7 September. I suggest you to choose all, you will not regret it.
Facilities and opening times
You have many facilities to enjoy whether you visit the Ericsson Globe or you are planning to attend an event there. Totally there are seven restaurants and cafes in this unique building, a large number of toilets, unlimited wireless internet access. This building has 2 entrances with information desks where you can buy tickets. (September 2013)
You can visit the Ericsson Globe between Monday and Friday, 09:00 – 18:00, Saturday and Sunday, 10:00 – 14:00. (September 2013)
The unique Sky-view is one of the most significant attractions in the country. You can enjoy a fantastic 360° view of Stockholm from the top of the globe, inside a gondola made of glass which makes a circle around the globe, providing the visitors to see the entire city. Many locals and tourists decide to make some photos for their weddings here. It is meritorious to visit the globe, it can be an unforgettable experience for you.