the gay scene there (as in all European cities) changes so often. So any listings we had would probably be out of date. The Royal Armoury - Located in the cellar of the Royal Palace, it displays costumes and glittering carriages, telling the stories or royal coronations, weddings and funerals. Our top sightseeing tips for Stockholm. Many visitors are impressed by the beauty of the city on the fourteen islands and enjoy the relaxed and friendly atmosphere. The gay scene is very friendly and relaxed here, with some really lovely gay bars and restaurants offering classy spaces to see and be seen. Narrow streets meet open minds.