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Review of Carl Larsson-garden

Carl Larsson-garden
Ranked #2 of 11 things to do in Falun
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Nyköping
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27 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
“Unique House”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 May 2014

A gem to visit but I can imagine it would be difficult in peak holiday times as the house is very small

Visited May 2014
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Stockholm, Sweden
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71 reviews
27 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
“A nice way to understand the life of two artists in twentieth Century”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 March 2014

A visit to Carl Larsson gården gives a greater understanding of how a very famous artist couple lived a hundred years ago. All furnishings are still there and it seems like the couple with all their kids just left the house to row over to the island some distance out into the lake.

Visited March 2014
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2 Thank SwedenMats
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Stockholm
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34 reviews
7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
“An artist´s home”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 March 2014

The quaint, artistic home of one of the greatest Swedish painters Carl Larsson and his family.
Take your time and walk around outside the house after the tour to soak in the beautiful surroundings. Just go there - You will not regret it!

Visited September 2013
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2 Thank Asa74
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Falun, Sverige
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4 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
“Wonderful place with a beautiful surronding”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 November 2013

This is a must if ever visiting Falun with surronding. It is unique with a lot of nice things to do and to watch.In summer they have children art school.

Visited May 2013
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2 Thank HeleneFalun_Sverige
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Sweden
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17 reviews
9 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
“a good start to understand art and life in Sweden”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 September 2013

the home of Carl and Karin presented the real life in Sweden and the life principle to be simple, satisfied, elegant and family oriented !
In the lazy room there is a small picture of 1 Chinese mandarin duck representing love together with a common duck, that is quite unusual because Chinese mandarin ducks should be in pair with meaning of eternal love.
In the living room the standing statue of Buddha is from Japan as the tour guide said, but my friend from Jiuhuashan Holy mountain said they have got exactly the same one there.
Interesting to find those Chinese and Japanese artifacts in a Swedish artists home so many years ago.
Do not forget the painting garden where your kids can do the painting on the paper with Carl Larsson logo. It is so good to see the kids painting in the garden and bring home as the best souvenirs of their trip in Sweden.

Visited July 2013
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2 Thank OmniaResor
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