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School students will become Future Ambassadors

Gothenburg 400 years 2021 · 9 December, 2019

The Future Ambassadors initiative has begun! More school students will leave compulsory school with passing grades. Students will also test the power of digitalisation to find new ways of learning.…

SUCCESS FOR SPACE WEEK

Gothenburg 400 years 2021 · 2 October, 2019

On 14–22 September, Gothenburg and West Sweden celebrated the 50th anniversary of the first moon landing. Around 60 organisations arranged 150 activities during a week dedicated to the theme of…

The Knowledge and Enlightenment focus year is part of Gothenburg’s 400-year anniversary celebrations. During the year, central focus will be given to education, research and skills provision, providing a common…

Things have gone swimmingly for Styrsöbolaget’s new ferry service between Stenpiren in central Gothenburg and the island Hönö Klåva in Gothenburg’s northern archipelago. Nearly 33 500 passengers used the service…

The Anniversary Pavilion during Gothenburg Culture Festival

Gothenburg 400 years 2021 · 20 August, 2018

The Anniversary Pavilion opened to the public during the Gothenburg Culture Festival on the 14th to the 19th of August. The Pavilion was a success, offering a programme of over…

The 26th of June saw the launch of the new archipelago ferry service between Stenpiren and the island Hönö Klåva via Eriksberg. The Kungsö ferry will have four daily departures…

“When Gothenburg’s residents were asked what change they wanted in Gothenburg to mark the 400th anniversary, many asked for more interconnected walking routes, better access to the water and more…

Painting the world’s longest art trail in Gothenburg

Gothenburg 400 years 2021 · 30 May, 2018

Twelve artworks will be painted on building façades along a 21-kilometre art trail stretching from Blå Stället cultural centre in Angered to Röda Sten art centre in Klippan. The art…

A book for all preschool children

Gothenburg 400 years 2021 · 23 May, 2018

In spring 2018, all preschool children in Gothenburg were given a copy of Anna Bengtsson’s book “Farfars mammas soffa” (Great-grandma’s Sofa) as a gift. This initiative is part of Equal…

With three years to go until Gothenburg’s 400th anniversary, partners from industry, associations, organisations, academia and municipal and regional administrations gathered to discuss and present their anniversary projects, plans and…

Between the 26th of June and the 19th of August, four daily ferry trips will run from Stenpiren to the island Hönö Klåva via Eriksberg. The trip will take 60…

The jury has selected the winner of the design competition for stations and towers on Gothenburg’s new cable car route. The winning design, entitled New Beacons, is a joint project…