History and culture in Småland - 22 matches

Inglinge mound

Area: Växjö (88 km to Kalmar)  Map

Attractions, Ancient remains, History and culture Inglinge mound is a burial site from the iron age located in Ingelstad, about 20 km south of Växjö.

The Stonbridge across Aggaån

Area: Tingsryd (92 km to Kalmar)  Map

History and culture This beautiful stone bridge was built during the 1870´s by bridgebuilder Persson from Stenslanda in Tävelsås. The bridge is the border between Tingsryd and Växjö municipaliti...

The Pulpit in Trehörna

Area: Tingsryd (93 km to Kalmar)  Map

Ancient remains, History and culture Predikstolen (The Pulpit) in Trehörna is a phantastic shaped stone. The myth tells that Saint Sigfied during his Christian mission in Värend (this part of Småland) preached the ...

Klasa Gubbe

Area: Tingsryd (95 km to Kalmar)  Map

History and culture Klasa Gubbe has a story in which two islands are connected in Urshult. Lake Åsnen and lake Mien. Klasa Gubbe is related to the Giant family, he was drivin away by bell ringing f...

The parish hall in Urshult

Area: Tingsryd (97 km to Kalmar)  Map

History and culture Parish hall located next to the chuch at the western entrance in Urshult

The Slingstone at Knallehall

Area: Tingsryd (98 km to Kalmar)  Map

History and culture The slingstone at Knallehall lies and rocks a little on its flat rock and reminds us of the time when the myth was born and the giants were feared by the bells from the church H...

The windmill in Segersnäs

Area: Tingsryd (98 km to Kalmar)  Map

History and culture Väderkvarnen (The Windmill) in Segersnäs is the only wind mill standing at it’s original place in Urshult.

The church monument in Bosgård

Area: Tingsryd (98 km to Kalmar)  Map

Ancient remains, History and culture The church monument in Bosgård is a splendid and magnificent stone monument that marks the first church in Urshult. The name then was Hwam.

Ekefors

Area: Tingsryd (99 km to Kalmar)  Map

History and culture Elin Wägner fouded this saying ” Evening Community by Ekefors” .In her book: ”Thousand years in Småland” she tells about the little community that once was situated where the ri...

Kalvsvik's local history society

Area: Växjö (101 km to Kalmar)  Map

Heritage museums, History and culture, Exhibitions The local history society of Kalvsvik is situated along the road between Kalvsvik and Jät.

Nöjda Sven's cottage in Kalvsvik

Area: Växjö (101 km to Kalmar)  Map

History and culture, Heritage museums Nöjda Sven's cottage is a side-cottage with 3 stone walls and one wooden wall.

The Smithy in Kalsvik

Area: Växjö (101 km to Kalmar)  Map

Heritage museums, History and culture There were many smithies in every village in the old days.

Wolf-catching hole in Kalvsvik

Area: Växjö (101 km to Kalmar)  Map

Heritage museums, History and culture The wolf-catching hole has been restored by the local history society.

Elmkvist coachbuilder

Area: Växjö (101 km to Kalmar)  Map

Heritage museums, History and culture The local history society of Kalvsvik own the old coach building-house.

Blidingsholm Bridge

Area: Tingsryd (102 km to Kalmar)  Map

Ancient remains, History and culture The stone valves bridge at Blidingsholm has anthem from the Middle Ages, when there was a damn place over Mörrumsån here, and can be seen on many holiday pictures! In addition, ...

The Railway Bridges over Mörrumsån

Area: Tingsryd (102 km to Kalmar)  Map

History and culture Just south of the stone bridge in in Blidingsholm there are three railway bridges which are constructed in year 1900 when the railroad between Kvarnamåla and Norraryd was built.

Ryds Brunn Water Well

Area: Tingsryd (104 km to Kalmar)  Map

History and culture Water well that was discovered and analyzed in the spring of 1891

The Iron furnace in Ålshult

Area: Tingsryd (105 km to Kalmar)  Map

History and culture 1634 was the year Ålshult Iron furnace opened up. A Dutch couple, named van Gent, started the business and produced iron-works for many intrests. Alot was shipped back to the Ne...

Car graveyard Kyrkömosse

Area: Tingsryd (107 km to Kalmar)  Map

History and culture A museum located in the woods. The ground is covered with moss. Walls of majestic trees that rise up in the sky. A roof of sunlight glittering in the treetops. Everything smells...

Legendary place - Troll Mountain

Area: Alvesta (107 km to Kalmar)  Map

Ancient remains, History and culture Near the lake Åsnen in the forest lies the troll mountain with its mysterious caves and paths.

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