The Swedish warship Vasa sank on its maiden voyage in 1628 and was salvaged in Now on display in the Vasa Museum in Stockholm, the stern is painted in what are believed to have been the original colours~Sweden
Stern of museum ship Vasa, salvaged from the bottom of the sea just outside Stockholm city in 1961 after 333 years. Put together and displayed in a fantastic museum at Djurgården. It was the pride of the Swedish war fleet and sank on its maiden voyage in
This is the Swedish warship Vasa, it sank in 1628 and was recovered from the ocean in 1961 almost completely intact. This ship is housed in The Vasa Museum in Stockholm Sweden. A museum built around the ship.
I was surprised by the gorgeous collection of well-made, distinctively Swedish gifts and travel souvenirs I found at the Vasa Museum gift shop. Sailcloth bags, lion masks, kitchen linens and handmade pottery all tempted me.