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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.

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2016-05-12

2017, the year when we have a great deal to celebrate

Västerås’ thousand-year history is evident all across the city. 2017 we celebrate several birthdays and the new opened hotel The Steam.

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Popular events throughout the year

Festivals, exhibitions and championships. Västerås is a city where people meet and are happy, a city that caters to all interests, whatever they are.

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Childishly fun activities

In Västerås we involve the kids, because they know best what kids find fun. Have a look at what our younger residents like doing best.

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Get fit in Västerås

We all know that exercise is good for us, we just need to find something that we enjoy doing. That isn’t a problem in Västerås. The city has so much to choose from, indoors and outdoors, all year round.