Västerås Cathedral is one of the city’s best recognized landmarks. The first church was founded in this place back in the 13th century. The magnificent church standing today was built in Scandinavian Gothic style and was extensively renovated in 1960s. During renovations, new modern pieces were installed and the interior is now an interesting mix of old treasures and modern art pieces. See the 163 intact gravestones located in the cathedral, among which is also the grave of Eric XIV, Swedish King from the 16th century.
Västerås Cathedral, Västra Kyrkogatan 6, Västerås, Sweden, +46 21 81 46 11