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Welcome to Malmö!

Photo: Justin Brown

Malmö is a young, vibrant and welcoming place with an international atmosphere. The city centre is as idyllic as it is convenient, with everything within easy walking distance. And with residents from more than 170 countries and half of the locals being younger than 35, Malmö offers plenty of new experiences at hand whether you are looking for restaurants, shopping or nightlife.

Sweden's third largest city has a long tradition of hosting international sports events and creating the right atmosphere for them. Visitors have the opportunity to experience two countries in a single visit, since Malmö is connected to the Danish capital Copenhagen which is just half an hour away via the majestic Öresund bridge.

Malmö loves handball

Malmö has a strong handball tradition. This will be the third time in ten years that the city hosts large international handball championship. The amazing atmosphere that was created by both Danes and Swedes during the 2011 Men's World Championship is especially remembered here.

Malmö Isstadion

Malmö Isstadion is an arena at the centre of Malmö which is used for a variety of different sports and events. Isstadion was completely renovated in 2013 in anticipation of the 2014 IIHF World Junior Ice Hockey Championship and now holds 5,134 spectators during sporting events.

The stadion will host Group C in the preliminary round. The teams drawn to Group C are Montenegro, Hungary, Denmark and Czech Republic. Tickets for Group C will be available on ticketmaster.se from 21 June 2016.

Celebrate Christmas in Malmö


During the EHF EURO Malmö will be attractively lit and offer many opportunities to relax between games with its cafés, restaurants and cultural experiences. You can shop or go skating in the heart of the city. The city will be filled with craft markets, Christmas elves and traditional Lucia processions.

Read more about Malmö on the official tourism website www.malmotown.com