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Olof Palme Memorial Plaque

Sveavagen/Olof Palmes gata, Stockholm, Sweden
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Hard to find

We turn around the plaque 3 times without seeing it then, in front of a supermarket, here it is... read more

Reviewed 4 September 2017
laurab0512
,
Siena, Italy
Outside Urban Deli

Right outside the Urban Deli is where Olof Palme the Swedish Prime Minister was murdered about 30... read more

Reviewed 24 August 2017
RHHM
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Oxford
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  • Excellent17%
  • Very good25%
  • Average42%
  • Poor10%
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4 Sep 2017
“Hard to find”
23 Aug 2017
“Outside Urban Deli”
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Sveavagen/Olof Palmes gata, Stockholm, Sweden
Norrmalm
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Reviewed 4 September 2017

We turn around the plaque 3 times without seeing it then, in front of a supermarket, here it is. Should be more then that

Thank laurab0512
Reviewed 24 August 2017 via mobile

Right outside the Urban Deli is where Olof Palme the Swedish Prime Minister was murdered about 30 years ago. How come such a prominent persons killer has never been found?

Thank RHHM
Reviewed 2 April 2017

The place where Olof Palme, Swedish prime minister, was murdered. Regardless of political sentiments, it is an important part of modern Swedish history and should be commemorated with more than a plaque. Only worth a visit if you find the story particularly interesting.

Thank JonDoe04134
Reviewed 28 December 2016

If you admire Olof Palme this is the place where he was shot. They never found his muderer... His grave is close by.

Thank Anna S
Reviewed 8 September 2016 via mobile

The plauqe itself is quite boring even though it marks an historically significant spot in Stockholm. The murder of the swedish primeminister and the turbulant time that followed is interesting both from a social view but also a political one. The swedish police's effords in...More

Thank 6C6J6R
Reviewed 22 August 2016

This is the spot where the former PM and Social Democrat was assassinated in 1986 after leaving the theatre. Palme showed interest in the divide amongst people and races. After some travels around the world, he took even more studies into the many different political...More

Thank FormerCaliBoy
Reviewed 20 June 2016

We were guided to this while on Free Tour Stockholm's City Tour. It is just a simple plaque on the ground but behind it is a big event in Sweden's history from 1986 and you'll be standing on the exact spot of this event. Tips...More

Thank Martz4040
Reviewed 17 May 2016 via mobile

If we are talking about olof palme memorial plaque, this is situated in the garden of adolf fredriks kyrka. And this is only a plaque . Of course that coud have spiritual importance, but that is all.

Thank Suleyman A
Reviewed 16 March 2016

Some have argued that this is a small, barely visible plaque that is easily missable (correct on both counts) and nothing special at all. They miss the point. The simplicity is exactly what the man it commemorates--Former Prime Minister Olof Palme would probably have wanted....More

4  Thank Gabriel9431
Reviewed 21 July 2015

There is nothing here except the plaque on the ground. But of course if you want to visit the place where Palme got shot this is the place.

Thank Bjorntraveller
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Norrmalm
Norrmalm is Stockholm’s most central and busiest
neighborhood. It’s home to the main shopping street,
Drottninggatan, and to Stockholm icons like the
Sergels Torg glass obelisk, the famous Hay Market with
its Carl Milles sculptures, and the Hötorget
Skyscrapers, a sight on every other Stockholm
postcard. Norrmalm is also home to Sweden’s most
traditional department stores Nordiska Kompaniet and
...More
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