There’s no reason at all for kids to be bored in Skövde! There’s a wide range of activities on offer, from wet play at Sweden’s best water park to bowling, scientific discoveries and adventurous outdoor play.
ARENA SKÖVDE | Arena Skövde is a multi-arena and a meeting place for people of all ages. Here you can swim lengths of the pool, make a splash at the water park or just take it easy at the Aqua Vitalis relaxation area. This is also an arena with space for elite-level sports and international competitions, concerts, trade fairs, bowling and a gym. All under one roof!
STELLAS LEKLAND | Stellas Lekland, at the Stallsiken retail park, has fun for all the family – all year round. There’s everything from trampolines, where you can jump as high as you like, to rope bridges, where you can put your balancing skills to the test. Stellas Lekland in Skövde is Skaraborg’s first soft play park, and is open daily all year round!
BALTHAZAR SCIENCE CENTER | At Balthazar, Skövde’s own science centre, the whole family can discover science and technology by using various interactive stations, conducting experiments and exploring their creativity in many different ways. Balthazar has activities for all ages!
LASERDOME PUB & RESTAURANT | Laserdome Pub & Restaurant offers all manner of fun activities such as shuffleboard, billiards, virtual reality and karaoke – and of course the laserdome!
SKÖVDE BOWLING/O’LEARYS & TEN LANES| I There are two bowling alleys in Skövde: O’Learys, at Arena Skövde, and Ten Lanes, on Gustav Adolfs Gata in Norrmalm. At Ten Lanes, you can also play shuffleboard and billiards. Take on the rest of the family!
AKTIVITETSPLATS ÄVENTYRET | This is an exciting play area next to the car park at Billingen recreation area, just a few kilometres from the centre of Skövde. The play area takes the form of an exciting obstacle course, and is bound to be a big family hit!
Photographer: Mårten Bergkvist