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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.

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Shop in Västerås

Archaeological excavations show that Västerås has been a trading post ever since the late 10th century, so you could say that commerce is the backbone of this city.


The big carfest can begin for the 30th time in Västerås

On 3-5 July, it's time again. For the 30th year in Västerås. The world's largest car meet for American cars. Better known under the name Power Big Meet.

- We must have done something right, says founder and General Kjell "Kjelle-Power" Gustavsson with a smile.


Enjoy a meal on the shores of Lake Mälaren

Lake Mälaren is an important part of everyday life for the residents of Västerås and along its shores there are a number of fine restaurants with wonderful views.