History and culture in Värnamo - 19 matches

Åminne Industrial Museum (Åminne Bruksmuseum)

Åminne Industrial Museum (Åminne Bruksmuseum)

Area: Värnamo  Map

Tours, History and culture, Exhibitions By the 17th century Värnamo’s iron industry entrepreneurs were making huge progress. Large resources of iron ore were discovered in many places and the first ironworks in this p...

Apladalen – Värnamo’s open-air museum

Apladalen – Värnamo’s open-air museum

Area: Värnamo  Map

Tours, Hiking/walking, Family activities [...] In Apladalen you can stroll under the enormous spreading oak trees, look at houses from the 18th and 19th centuries, explore the secrets of the old vicarage and pat sheep, goats...

Dannäs History Museum

Dannäs History Museum

Area: Värnamo  Map

Heritage museums, History and culture, Parks and gardens The cozy History Museum has 4 cottages, all built in the early 1800s and onward.

Forshedaverken Industrial Museum and Mill

Forshedaverken Industrial Museum and Mill

Area: Bredaryd  Map

Tours, History and culture 4 km west of Forsheda is Forshedaverkens Industrial Museum, with exhibitions of machinery used by the company Forshedaverken from 1917 and onwards. Just beside is the Forsheda M...

Fryele Historic Museum

Fryele Historic Museum

Area: Värnamo  Map

Heritage museums, History and culture, Parks and gardens The historic museum has several old buildings in a beautiful scenic environment.

Gällaryds History Museum

Gällaryds History Museum

Area: Sjön Rusken  Map

Heritage museums, History and culture In Gällaryds History park you can find an old vicarage from the 18th century and the Ängåsen cottage, from the 1850s.

Getaryggarna scenic route

Getaryggarna scenic route

Area: Värnamo  Map

Activities, Ancient remains, History and culture [...] This is a beautiful road on top of a boulder ridge, from Bor to Rydaholm. Along the road you will find natural attractions, nice places for bathing, a rune stone and beautiful f...

Hånger Historic Museum

Hånger Historic Museum

Area: Värnamo  Map

Heritage museums, History and culture The historic museum was founded in 1948 and has six buildings, which contain a collection of over 500 antique and historical objects such as clothes from the rustic culture and ...

Hånger old churchyard

Hånger old churchyard

Area: Värnamo  Map

Ancient remains, History and culture This churchyard, with its rich history, is located in beautiul surroundings south of Värnamo, among iron-age grave fields.

Horda Historic Museum

Horda Historic Museum

Area: Rydaholm  Map

Heritage museums, History and culture This is a traditional Historic museum along with ten buildings including a large farmhouse parlour, log cabin, hedge school, camp hut, cow barn and museum.

Kärda historic museum

Kärda historic museum

Area: Värnamo  Map

Heritage museums, History and culture Kärda local history society was founded in 1939. The historic museum comprises four buildings and a collection of items, including a complete equipment for receiving water and b...

Karlslund historic museum in Tånnö

Karlslund historic museum in Tånnö

Area: Värnamo  Map

Ancient remains, Heritage museums, History and culture Karlslund historic museum is located in Tånnö, south of Värnamo and east of lake Vidöstern.

Moens Gård farm house and primeval forest

Moens Gård farm house and primeval forest

Area: Sjön Rusken  Map

History and culture, National parks and nature Moens Gård is an isolated homestead with gray, untreated old wooden buildings. The farm has a farmhouse, a barn, a granary and a few other adjacent buildings. The buildings are ...

Nydala Abbey and monastery garden

Nydala Abbey and monastery garden

Area: Sjön Rusken  Map

Tours, History and culture, Churches [...] Nydala was founded in 1143, and was one of the first Cistercian monasteries in Scandinavia. Those who lived and worked here for 400 years were French Cistercian monks, and sever...

Ohs Workshops Museum

Ohs Workshops Museum

Area: Sjön Rusken  Map

Tours, History and culture, Museums Here you will find tools and objects illustrating the history of the Ohs iron works for a period of two hundred years, from around 1660 onwards.

Ohsabanan Museum Railway

Ohsabanan Museum Railway

Area: Sjön Rusken  Map

Vintage trains, Family activities, History and culture [...] Take a ride on one of the narrowest railways in Sweden! The Ohsabanan steam railway offers a train ride with a difference through forested land. In summertime, barbecue evenings...

Rusarebo Nature reserve

Rusarebo Nature reserve

Area: Värnamo  Map

Tours, Hiking/walking, History and culture [...] The Rusarebo meadow lies to the east of the lake Hindsen. The open meadow, spotted with bits of deciduous forest, reaches from the lake and up the slopes. Here are numerous bird...

Rydaholm Medieval Church

Rydaholm Medieval Church

Area: Rydaholm  Map

Tours, History and culture, Churches The magnificent steeple with double spires gives the church a cathedral-like appearance. Parts of the original 12th century building have been preserved.

Torskinge history museum

Torskinge history museum

Area: Värnamo  Map

Heritage museums, History and culture The historic museum consist of a beautiful park with several cottages, a stage and a cafeteria.

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