Uppsala Concert and Congress
One of Sweden’s foremost music venues, Uppsala Concert and Congress
, also known as Uppsala Konsert & Kongress, attracts visitors from across the country and the world. This premier concert hall hosts a range of musical events, as well as conferences and banquets.
Attending an event
The largest venue at the Concert and Congress is its Main Hall. This big and impressive space can seat up to 1140 people, offering an excellent place to hold a large concert or a major business event. Hall B (340 guests) and Hall C (120 guests) are ideal for more intimate concerts and gatherings. In addition, Hall D is home to a café, exhibition space and banquet hall.
Since its inception in 2007, this venue has become one of Sweden’s most famous concert halls. The conference floor and 9 meeting rooms have also made this event space a well-known corporate venue with rooms capable of seating between 2 and 20 delegates.
If you are hosting an event here and would like some food options, the venue has plenty. During concerts and events, there is a bar on the 6th floor with a view and a café with an outdoor terrace. If your event needs catering, there is a diverse buffet option, or you can order a seated luncheon or dinner for up to 850 guests in the banquet hall.
Architecture to astound
This magnificent building is one to catch the eye when walking around the city. Designed and created by the famous Danish architect company Henning Larsen Tegnestue, the building holds meetings and events that are given an extra touch of style. Inside, the windows offer guests stunning 360-degree views of the surrounding cityscape including the castle and cathedral, and the details of the building are sure to be a talking point.
Concert-goers and delegates looking for accommodation near the venue will find spacious rooms and modern amenities at the Park Inn by Radisson Uppsala Hotel
. The hotel’s central location means it is within easy travelling distance to major attractions like Uppsala Cathedral
and Castle, as well as the event hall.