Malmö is the capital and most populous city in Skåne County, and the third largest city in Sweden. Together with Copenhagen, it constitutes the transnational Øresund Region, the most densely populated area in Scandinavia.
In 1434, a new citadel was constructed at the beach south of the town. This fortress, known today as Malmöhus, did not get its current appearance until the mid-16th century. Several other fortifications were constructed, making Malmö Sweden's most fortified city, but only Malmöhus remains.
The twenty closest neighbours in the database:
Lund (Sweden) (16 km), Christiansborg Palace (28 km), Rosenborg Castle (28 km), Copenhagen (Denmark) (28 km), Louisiana Museum of Modern Art (50 km), Frederiksborg Palace (57 km), Viking Ship Museum Roskilde (58 km), Koldinghus Castle (222 km), Schwerin (Germany) (242 km), Lübeck (Germany) (244 km), Schleswig (Germany) (249 km), Ratzeburg (Germany) (255 km), Tierpark Hagenbeck (298 km), Bunker Hamburg Central Station (299 km), Hamburg (Germany) (299 km), Miniature Wonderland (300 km), Stasi Prison Hohenschönhausen (342 km), Museum Island Berlin (344 km), Reichstag Berlin (344 km), Berlin (Germany) (344 km)