Welcome to Malmö

Malmö is Sweden’s third largest city and the commercial center of southern Sweden and the Öresund region. The area is Scandinavia’s most densely populated metropolitan region and is home to 3.7 million people or a quarter of the whole of Sweden and Denmark’s population.

Malmö is a intercultural and youthful city. In recent years the population of Malmö has increased significantly. Malmö is a very international city with nearly a third of its inhabitants has been bornabroad. There are 174 nationalies represented in Malmö and 150 different languages.

In Malmö you find a rich cultural life within all art forms – a dynamic free cultural scene within theatre, dance, music, art, comics etc. and also institutions such as Malmö Opera, Malmö Konsthall (Art center) Malmö Muséer (the city museum) Stadsbiblioteket (City Library). The city also arranges a lot of free culture events for the population through Sommarscen Malmö (free culture events throughout the city) and the city’s festival Malmöfestivalen.