"Grillska huset (The Grill House)" Gamla Stan - The Old Town Tip by Rupanworld

Gamla Stan - The Old Town, Stockholm: 188 reviews and 354 photos


It is one of the notable buildings at the Stortorget and was built by a merchant named Hans Bremer in the 1640s but was bought in 1680s by a goldsmith called Antoni Grill, who founded the Grill dynasty. The Dynasty's most notable member was Claës Grill who was the leader of the East India Company, owner of several banks, mining industries, shipping companies and a great art collector. The building was in the possession of this dynasty for over a century. Today it houses the headquarters of Stockholm's City Mission, a Christian charity devoted to supporting homeless people with food, accommodation, education etc.

Phone: +46 8 10 71 82
Website: http://www.gamlastanspolkagriskokeri.se

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  • Written Oct 16, 2008
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