General facilities: Café/Cafeteria, shop
Museums, Galleries and crafts: ceramics, forge, museum shop, photography
Nature and terrain: nature
Other services: art, arts and crafts, glass, souvenirs
Distance: Nordmaling 1km, Umeå 55km
Route description: Along road E4, Olofsfors is located 300 metres west of the community Nordmaling. There are signs alongside the road.
Olofsfors Ironworks is one of Sweden's best preserved ironworks, founded in 1762. Nordmaling´s most popular tourist attraction with 25,000 visitors a year. This mill town has a functioning water-powered helve hammer with blower, blast furnace, a chain smithy, a manor house and over 60 worker's homes.
The manor house was built in 1883 for the mill manager and today serves as a restaurant, conference and party centre. The mill comes to life in the summers when craftsmen are active in the different buildings, including the smithy, craftsmen, and painters. There are also exhibitions at the area.