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ABOVE: Reconstructed upper deck of the
in the Vasamuseet, Stockholm, Sweden.
The ship and museum
The Royal Ship
The museum's official Web site offers a detailed history, photos, ship's
specifications, visitor information, and more.
Johan Avard's illustrated site describes historical events leading up to the Vasa's construction, the ship itself, and the salvage operation.
This collection of articles has information on the city, hotels, transportation,
more museums, and other topics.
Vasa Museum - Introduction
Photo courtesy of Hans Hammarskiöld and the Vasa
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