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Goteborg (Gothenburg) Sights

Götaplatsen (Göta Place)

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  • Fodor's Choice

Updated 11/05/2012

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This square was built in 1923 in celebration of the city's 300th anniversary. In the center is the Swedish-American sculptor Carl Milles's breathtaking fountain statue of Poseidon choking a codfish. Behind the statue stands the Konstmuseet, flanked by the Konserthuset (Concert Hall) and the Stadsteatern (Municipal Theater), contemporary buildings in which the city celebrates its contributions to Swedish cultural life.

Sight Information

Address:

Göteborg, 412 56, Sweden

Website: www.goteborg.com

Updated 11/05/2012

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