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Västerås has a history that dates back a thousand years and a future to be reckoned with. A population of 140 000 makes us the fifth largest city in Sweden and we are extremely popular both as a commercial city and as a place to study. Cooperation is our keyword.

In our article archive below, you can find all the news we have posted on the website.


The castle has reopened its doors!

Ever since the Västmanland County Museum left Västerås Castle things have been a bit quiet here!


The boat season has begun

Lake Mälaren plays an important recreational role in Västerås. This is particularly true during the summer when the lake becomes alive with boats offering full-day cruises, culinary cruises and action-packed RIB rides.


The al fresco season is here!

It is summer at last and open-air cafés and restaurants are popping up on just about every street corner!