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Fagersta Vastanfors Homestead Museum

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Definitely worth a stop for a visit to old Sweden

Sympathic small cafe with home baked bread.A small craft shop decorated in old farm style.Fine... read more

Reviewed 13 August 2017
Phayao13
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Stockholm, Sweden
Wonderful way to experience the past

I lived across the bridge from this area when this area wasn't even developed. What a pleasant... read more

Reviewed 10 July 2015
Upstatelakelady
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Tunkhannock, Pennsylvania
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“Lovely, but not a destination attraction ”
12 Aug 2017
“Definitely worth a stop for a visit to old Sweden”
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Beautifully situated by the canal of Stromsholm/Kolbacksan is one of the most popular attractions in Vastmanland, Sweden. Here you find a giftshop with Swedish high-quality handicraft, postcards, gifts and candy as well as a cafe with home-made...more
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2 Rune Lindstroems Vaeg, Fagersta 737 30, Sweden
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+46 223 175 78
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The main attraction here is the lovely shop, which stocks a very nice range of traditional Swedish goods, including handmade trasmattor, home decor, and local food and drink. There is also a ceramicist in residence, a basic (but rather nostalgic) cafe and a small garden...More

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Reviewed 13 August 2017

Sympathic small cafe with home baked bread.A small craft shop decorated in old farm style.Fine sights to take the kids, large open spaces for fun and games.

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MalinAndersson, Informationsansvarig at Fagersta Vastanfors Homestead Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 23 September 2017

Glad to hear the place is appreciated by both young and old! Welcome back, were open all year round.

Reviewed 10 July 2015

I lived across the bridge from this area when this area wasn't even developed. What a pleasant surprise to return years later and find a wonderful historical outdoor museum as well as indoor displays of life in the past centuries of Vastmanland. Well maintained buildings...More

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MalinAndersson, Informationsansvarig at Fagersta Vastanfors Homestead Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 19 July 2015

We're glad to hear it was a pleasant surprise to "find us"! Thank you for taking time to write here, and for your kind words. We're glad to hear that there's a good mix ofh iformation and pleasure and that the café was nice. Welcome...More

Reviewed 28 January 2015

The café is open almost every day and serves old style coffee and sandwiches and/or nice and sweet cakes in an old-fashioned environment. The nearby museum shop is a must to browse. In december the homestead museum is decorated for Christmas. Christmas trees are for...More

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MalinAndersson, Informationsansvarig at Fagersta Vastanfors Homestead Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 2 February 2015

Thanks for your review. We're glad you found the "fika", environmet and shop worth a stop. Welcome back!

Reviewed 17 November 2013

A fantastic place for people of all ages. Learn about the old times, shop in the store and eat homemade treats at the café.

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MalinAndersson, Informationsansvarig at Fagersta Vastanfors Homestead Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 20 November 2013

Thank you for your review. Yes we try to have activities for all ages and generous opening-hours.

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