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City oasis

Exhibitions, shops and cafés that gives you an idea about Sweden in the old days. Often different... read more

Reviewed 16 January 2019
Mejjo
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Orebro, Sweden
Very interesting

Very nice place to visit with a lot of things to see in small old houses. It’s also next to a... read more

Reviewed 23 October 2018
M1R14M
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Sweden
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Reviewed 16 January 2019

Exhibitions, shops and cafés that gives you an idea about Sweden in the old days. Often different markets and an outdoor theater. Located in Stadsparken and close to the river Svartån.

Date of experience: December 2018
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MariaG14344, Chef at Wadkoping Open Air Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 21 January 2019

Thank you for the Review!

Reviewed 23 October 2018 via mobile

Very nice place to visit with a lot of things to see in small old houses. It’s also next to a gorgeous park. Perfect for visiting during summer - autumn.

Date of experience: October 2018
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MariaG14344, Chef at Wadkoping Open Air Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 2 November 2018

Thank you for your nice review!

Reviewed 9 October 2018

This park is actually one of the most beautiful in Sweden. However, some parts of it can be almost crowded since many families come to the playground.

Date of experience: December 2017
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Reviewed 26 September 2018

Jasmine, my granddaughter, and I were on a genealogy tour of locating the nearby cities of the Johnson ancestors that came from Orebro and Gothenburg/Goteborg, Sweden and settled in North Dakota, and the Mogedal & Tronnes ancestors that came from near Stavanger and Lillehammer, Norway...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 23 September 2018 via mobile

If you are not aware, essentially this is a collection of reconstructed buildings which have been brought here from other places in the town or else where. Essentially they were all used as various working premises (weavers, smithy etc) or accommodation. It was after 4...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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MariaG14344, Chef at Wadkoping Open Air Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 2 November 2018

Thank you for your review!

Reviewed 15 September 2018

You get there through a park so that's alreay nice. A few streets of wonderfull preserved old houses. In some are "old"' shops, but in some people actually still live. With lots of buildings comes a big photo and a story of the people who...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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MariaG14344, Chef at Wadkoping Open Air Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 18 September 2018

Thank you for the nice review!

Reviewed 31 August 2018

Nice open air museum with some small souvenir- and artshops. Nearby is a very beutiful park with a lot of flowers in the summertime.

Date of experience: August 2018
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Maria G, Chef at Wadkoping Open Air Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 31 August 2018

Thank you for your kind review.

Reviewed 20 August 2018

We usually visit this open air museum when we have friends over from the Netherlands. It gives a good impression of the old days and does not take up too much time. It is a valuable complement to visiting the city and can be easily...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 12 August 2018 via mobile

Little antiques , souvenirs and art shops in a pleasant area with old wooden houses. Nice walk by the river to get there from downtown

Date of experience: August 2018
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Maria G, Chef at Wadkoping Open Air Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 15 August 2018

Thank you for your review! Welcome back!

Reviewed 4 August 2018

We enjoyed this museum, which features historic buildings from the city's past. We particularly enjoyed the Cajsa Warg house, which demonstrates how members of a relatively well-off family lived in the 17th and 18th centuries, one of which was the woman for whom the house...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Maria G, Chef at Wadkoping Open Air Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 6 August 2018

Thank you for your review. Welcome again!

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