Gothenburg turns 400 years
One year left until Gothenburg's 400th Anniversary Celebration 2023!
The summer of 2023, we welcome people of Gothenburg and visitors from all over the world to Gothenburg's 400th anniversary celebration. The program begins with Gothenburg's 400th anniversary party and is followed by Prototyping Gothenburg with the city on display and a string of celebrations with anniversary projects, 100-year institutions and more. The celebration ends in connection with, among other things, Frihamnsdagarna and Göteborgs Kulturkalas with an extra anniversary touch.
400 years of history
Experience a city in motion, dramatic stories and iconic objects in our four permanent exhibitions about Gothenburg’s history.
Organizer: Göteborgs stadsmuseum
Those of Us Who Work Using Our Bodies
An exhibition with photos and stories of people in professions where it is necessary to be in their workplace.
Organizer: Göteborgs 400-årsjubileum
News about Gothenburg's anniversary year and how we are developing the city together until the anniversary, with imprints long afterwards. Follow us on social media too!
Contest – Win a Jubilee Experience!
In the summer of 2023, we will finally celebrate Gothenburg's 400th anniversary together. We draw attention to this with a contest where you get to experience the anniversary from the first floor, with a residence...
Compete to Make The Film Festival's Most Watched Film!
As a part of Gothenburg's anniversary celebrations next year, the Gothenburg Film Festival together with the 400th anniversary announces a competition where anyone, from professional to amateur, can submit a film...
Prototyping Gothenburg - The city as an exhibition during the summer of 2023
In the summer of 2023, when Gothenburg celebrates its 400th anniversary, the city's public space will become an exhibition arena under the name Prototyping Gothenburg. An exhibition that focuses on solutions and...
The renovation of the new Maritime Museum and Aquarium is complete: opens December 2022
The new Maritime Museum and Aquarium will reopen to the public on December 10, 2022 after a major renovation and extension. During the big opening weekend, extensive festivities are planned at the museum. Visitors...