Skärhamn is the island’s largest town. Here is a culture house with a library. Many shops and most of them are open all year round. Here you’ll find a grocery store, pharmacy, liquor store, boat accessory store, clothing stores, electronics store, fish and seafood store etc.
Skärhamn is best known today for the Watercolor Museum. Since its inception in 2000, the museum has exhibited art by, among others, Salvador Dali, Bill Viola, Louis Bourgeois, Elsa Beskow, Anders Zorn and Lars Lerin.
In Skärhamn there are several restaurants and cafés. If you like ice cream, then the ice cream bar Sommardröm, they are Bohuslän’s largest ice cream bar.