When in Malmö, take a closer look at architect Santiago Calatrava's residential building Turning Torso. With its 190 metres and 90-degree twist, Turning Torso is a truly spectacular experience.
Turning Torso is located in a waterfront residential district that is also worth discovering.
When staying at one of our hotels in Malmö, you can easily visit Turning Torso by public transport. From First Hotel Jörgen Kock, there is a short walk to Malmö Central Station. Here you can catch bus no. 2 heading to the residential tower.
If you stay at First Hotel Mortensen, walk to the bus stop Malmö Djäknegatan and jump on bus no. 2. The bus ride takes about 12 min.
St Peter´s Church
Malmö's oldest building, S:t Petri kyrka (Church of Saint Peter), was founded in the early 1300s and is well worth a visit.
Take a virtual tour of the Church here, and prepare yourself for the real-world experience next time you visit Malmö.
St Peter's Church is open daily with free admission.
The address is Göran Olsgatan 4.
Moderna Museet in Malmö
Moderna Museet in Malmö is part of the State Museum of Modern Art in Stockholm.
The museum presents art from the 20th century as well as contemporary exhibitions.
Free admission. See opening hours here.
Music, culture and top-class events.
The Malmö Live Concert Hall was completed in 2015 and offers a splendid setting for symphonic music, pop and rock concerts and entertainment.
Stroll along the quayside in Malmö to see the amazing building and its surroundings. You can also grab a bite to eat at one of the in-house restaurants.
There are a lot of wonderful parks and recreational areas in Malmö.
Bring your picnic basket, friends and family and enjoy the fresh air and calm.
Tips of lovely parks in Malmö
Malmö Castle is a fortress founded in 1434 by King Eric of Pomerania.
You can enjoy the exciting history of the castle by audio guide.
Take a virtual tour in Malmö Castle here
Here is how to reach the castle when staying at First Hotels:
From First Hotel Jörgen Kock, take bus no. 2 or 7 from Malmö Central Station to Malmö Castle. From First Hotel Mortensen you can also enjoy a pleasant 1.5 km walk to the fortress.
Photo: Werner Nystrand
Enjoy the saunas and open-air baths at Ribersborgs Kallbadhus. Open all year around.
Here you also find a spa offering massage treatments as well as a restaurant and café.
You can easily reach Ribersborgs Kallbadhus when staying at one of our hotels in Malmö. Take bus no. 7 from Malmö Central Station if you stay at First Hotel Jörgen Kock. Take bus no. 7 from Malmö Djäknegatan if you stay at First Hotel Mortensen.
Photo: Oscar Falck