Stockholm, Stadshagen and Reimersholme, are nearby areas which are also worth touring.
Riddarholmen has plenty of museums and theaters within easy reach that allow visitors to really get a feel for the area. In particular, you should make sure you check out Vasa Museum, Fotografiska and Nobel Museum. If you love everything to do with art, see the collections at the Museum of Modern Art. To experience the city’s dynamic artistic culture, book a show at one of the much-loved performance venues such as the House of Culture, Berwaldhallen and the Stockholm Concert Hall.
If the weather is good get outdoors and appreciate the nearby green spaces. There are some nice gardens and parks, so why don’t you go out and enjoy King's Garden, Tegnerlunden Park and Tantolunden Park. Stare out over the water at Lake Trekanten.
Those with some time to spare in Stockholm should not miss out on Skansen, Stureplan and Sergels Torg. Travellers who enjoy sights steeped in religious history should make a trip to Riddarholmen Church, the Gustav Vasa Church and the Church of Adolf Fredrik.
If you love to find a great deal, browse Nordiska Kompaniet, the Vastermalmsgallerian Shopping Mall and Sture Mall.
To make sure you get the most out of Riddarholmen, consider booking a room at one of the area’s hotel or serviced apartment options. The Hotel Birger Jarl, the Sheraton Stockholm Hotel and the Nordic C Hotel are just three of the many great places to stay around here.