Vallby Friluftsmuseum , S 721 87 Västeräs ( last change : 14.04.2016 23:54:39 )

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Address:
Vallby Friluftsmuseum
Elin Rynger
Skerikesvägen 2,
S- 721 87 Västeräs
Phone : +46-(0)21-39 80 70    
Email : vallby.friluftsmuseum@vasteras.se
Website: http://www.vallbyopenairmuseum.se

Vallby Open Air Museum was founded in 1921 to present a picture of life in Västmanland county. Today, the museum features a number of exhibits that represent the county through time. Vallby Open Air Museum seeks to recreate and show environments that people once lived and worked in. As a visitor, you can experience how people lived and worked, see animals they kept and plants and crops they cultivated in gardens and fields.

Vallby Museum’s farmstead consists of 14 buildings, a kitchen garden, a hop-garden, cropland, pastureland, meadows and forest. Vallby Museum´s animals are a part of the museum´s effort to preserve Sweden´s biological heritage - a kind of live exhibit that includes rural animal breeds.

Opening hours :
Open every day, year round, 10am - 5pm.
Museum buildings are open daily during the summer season.
Workshops, boutiques and the restaurant may have separate hours.

Admission price :
Free entrance.

Events :
Every year Vallby Open Air Museum hosts a number of festivals; midsummer festival and autumn festival and Christmas fair. Summer at the museum is especially lively. During the summer season living history exhibits are staffed by costumed guides.

Restaurant, Description :
Wärdshuset Gaggeska gården:
Lunches, sandwiches, tea, coffee and pastries.

Infrastructure :
  Kiosk-Verkaufsladen-Hofladen  

Dimension : 15 hectares of hilly landscape

 

 

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