Stockholm´s meatpacking district is one of Stockholm’s largest urban development areas with 4 000 new homes and 10 000 workplaces.
Slakthusområdet - The meat packing district
New dwellings4 000
In many different sizes and varieties.
in spaces for offices, retail, restaurants and services.
First inhabitants 2024.
From industrial area to an urban destination.
Facts and figures
Short facts and figures
- Construction period: 2019–2030
- Area: 46 hectares
- Apartments: 4,000
- Workplaces: 10,000
*The number of apartments and workplaces refer to the whole area.
About the area
From an area entirely focused on industrial business, to an open unique destination for everyone. The district has great potential for development, including many buildings of historical and cultural value, as well as the diverse activities and arenas in the surrounding area.
It is situated just south of the city centre, close to the big arenas, and a new Metro station will open in a few years.
Stockholm´s meatpacking district will be a dynamic new destination, combining offices, residential units, dining, culture and events. The mix of businesses and people is among the area's greatest strengths both day and night time.
The new meat packing district
Stockholm´s meatpacking district will preserve cultural values and adding new, varied buildings and new public spaces, with focus on sustainable mobility. In 2019 the demolition of industrial buildings started and the proposal of the detailed plan for the first part of the area will be presented.
The construction of the first building will start in 2022 and the whole area will be completed about 2030.
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