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Great trip to Selma Lagerlöfs home

Selma Lagerlöf was the first female author to receive the Nobel prize in literature. She also... read more

Reviewed 26 August 2018
Maria S
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Lidingo, Sweden
An Afternoon of Reflection and Learning at Beautiful Home of Selma Lagerlof - Nobel Prize Winner

I was completely taken by the exceptional property of the distinguished Nobel Prize Winner Selma... read more

Reviewed 11 August 2018
WendelinF
,
Calgary, Canada
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Reviewed 5 July 2016 via mobile

You should absolutely visit the home of the amazing author Selm Lagerlöf. The first Swede and female to win a Nobel prize in litterature. We took a guided tour of her house and was not disapointed. Buy a crepe in the café too.

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Reviewed 26 August 2018

Selma Lagerlöf was the first female author to receive the Nobel prize in literature. She also, later, belonged to the Swedish Academy. She wrote quite a number of great novels which I can strongly recommend. They are all very good. In order to get into...More

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Reviewed 11 August 2018

I was completely taken by the exceptional property of the distinguished Nobel Prize Winner Selma Lagerlof in beautiful Varmland. Selma Lagerlof was the first woman to receive the Nobel Prize in Literature and the first Swede to receive the award. She was an inspiring changemaker,...More

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Reviewed 7 July 2018

This is a place to visit to get the story of the first woman who got the Nobel litterature price. It's a beautiful place and worth a stop. Made me want to go home and find the book to read the adventure of Niels Holgersen...More

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Reviewed 16 September 2017

If you are in this area then you should divert here for a couple of hours. It is about 130SEK to enter. You need to take a tour. The day we were there they had no English tours but you can go on a Swedish...More

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Reviewed 11 July 2017

Here you can visit the home of the first lady who won the Nobel Prize, Selma Lagerlöf. You have to go with the guide and he or she will tell you a lot about the author, her life and the surrondings. The tour is about...More

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Lena G, Chef at Marbacka Minnesgard, responded to this reviewResponded 15 July 2017

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Reviewed 31 March 2017

If you ever heard about the Swedish Nobel Prize winner Selma Lagerlöf who for example wrote the story about a boy named Nils Holgersson who travelled the country of Sweden riding on the back of a goose, this is her very own home to visit....More

Thank Anna S
Reviewed 29 August 2016

We took a guided tour of Selma Lagerlof's house. Our guide admitted that she wasn't the most knowledgeable as she usually works in the gardens. She was pleasant enough. The house was beautiful and interesting. If you are a fan of Selma Lagerlof then it...More

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Reviewed 7 August 2016

Mårbacka Selma Lagerlöv is one of Sweden's most significant writers, the first swede and woman to recieve the nobel prize in litterature and the first woman to be accepted to the Swedish Academy. The guided tour gives access to the house Selma grew up and...More

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Reviewed 5 July 2016 via mobile

You should absolutely visit the home of the amazing author Selm Lagerlöf. The first Swede and female to win a Nobel prize in litterature. We took a guided tour of her house and was not disapointed. Buy a crepe in the café too.

1  Thank Karin J
Reviewed 24 June 2016 via mobile

I was most faschinated about the life if Selma and her strong character. Her resolute decision about choice of profession and her success as a woman in a man-dominated era has my admiration. The place is peaceful and beautiful as well.

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