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A bit of Swedish industrial history out in nowhere!

Here you can walk around in the old buildings where the long history of the industry here is... read more

Reviewed 24 July 2018
salarsson
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Stockholm, Sweden
via mobile
Great museum

Celebrating the interesting regional history this place is well worth a visit. Make sure you... read more

Reviewed 12 August 2016
ThomasDahl
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Dusseldorf, Germany
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23 Jul 2018
“A bit of Swedish industrial history out in nowhere!”
11 Aug 2016
“Great museum ”
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2 Bruksvaegen, Forsvik 546 73, Sweden
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Reviewed 24 July 2018 via mobile

Here you can walk around in the old buildings where the long history of the industry here is presented with many large models and actual machinery. There's also more arts oriented installations and a nice fika place/wafflehut, as well as an arts and crafts shop....More

Thank salarsson
Reviewed 12 August 2016 via mobile

Celebrating the interesting regional history this place is well worth a visit. Make sure you visit the harbour and see the Eric Nordewall steam ship. Brand new and perfect replica. Worth a trip on board.

Thank ThomasDahl
Reviewed 26 June 2016

I wanted to see this old historic industry site and was very surprised that it's for free!! The show a 12 minute movie about this site and then you are free to roam araound on the premises and go into the old buildings and smell...More

Thank Bob x
Reviewed 13 June 2016

Great site, a bit of everything: cafe Ada, a paddle-steamer, a mill, a hot air oven for drying pulp, a foundry, etc. Even a modern art exhibition in the same building as the permanent collection. The self guided tour is lacking additional information in English,...More

Thank PeterD218
Reviewed 9 July 2015 via mobile

This site is located beautifully between two lakes and Göta Kanal and has industrial buildings from the 15th century. It is completely free with guided tours and has an extensive museum with engines, tools, machines and an art exhibition. Stop by here if you are...More

Thank theluks
Reviewed 13 July 2014

Open every day through the summer, I was able to visit on a Sunday. After a light breakfast at the excellent Ada's Cafe, sited in an immaculately preserved mid-18th Century Miller's house, I took the 2 hour trip on the replica 1836 steam paddle ship,...More

Thank Paul K
Reviewed 13 August 2013

This doesn't really feel like a museum. It is spread over several buildings on a large plot in the village of Forsvik and covers different areas of manufacture which have taken place there in the past and are still ongoing in some areas. Very informative...More

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