Culture and historical heritage in Umeå region - 24 matches

Backen Church

Backen Church

18 Oct 2018 - 31 Dec 2019
Area: Umeå  Map
Occasion: Not specified

Culture and historical heritage Backen Church, opened in 1508, is upper Norrland´s second largest medieval church. A part of Ume river valley.

Local Heritage Museum

Local Heritage Museum

18 Oct 2018 - 31 Dec 2018
Area: Vindeln  Map
Occasion: Not specified

Culture and historical heritage, Museums, Visit attractions The local heritage museum at Brånet in Vindeln is located where the old Degerfors village once was. The area has over 15 buildings that have been moved here from other places in...

Rock Carvings in Norrfors

Rock Carvings in Norrfors

18 Oct 2018 - 31 Oct 2019
Area: Umeå  Map
Occasion: Not specified

Culture and historical heritage The first discovery of rock carvings in the province of Västerbotten was made here in the summer of 1984. Most of the roughly 50 carvings are of elks. Similar figures have been ...

Umeå city church

Umeå city church

18 Oct 2018 - 31 Dec 2019
Area: Umeå  Map
Occasion: Not specified

Culture and historical heritage Umeå church was built in 1892-94 according to the drawings by Fredrik Olaus Lindström. The church is one of the largest Gothic churches of brick and is the third consecutive one...

Västerbackens Sawmill museum

Västerbackens Sawmill museum

18 Oct 2018 - 31 Dec 2018
Area: Umeå  Map
Occasion: Not specified

Culture and historical heritage, Museums The museum shows the life of sawmill workers' as employment, housing and leisure. The museum is housed in one of the old workers' houses. The environment in Västerbacken is well...

Wander through history in Röbäck

Wander through history in Röbäck

18 Oct 2018 - 31 Dec 2019
Area: Umeå  Map
Occasion: Not specified

Trail walking, Culture and historical heritage The historical five-kilometer route in Röbäck, a village steeped in history. Here you can find Västerbotten´s oldest bridge, Bronze Age graves, the source of the Röbäck stream, ...

Norrbyskär - an island idyll

Norrbyskär - an island idyll

1 May 2019 - 30 Sep 2019
Area: Umeå  Map
Occasion: Not specified

Culture and historical heritage Discover the archipelago with a trip to Norrbyskär. Picnic on the rocks, museum visits, children's activities - Norrbyskär has something for everyone!

Summer open at Västerbottensost Visitor Centre

Summer open at Västerbottensost Visitor Centre

1 Jun 2019 - 31 Aug 2019
Area: Umeå  Map
Time: Show all

Culture and historical heritage, Museums, Farm shops In the early 1870s in Burträsk, dairymaid Eleonora Lindström made the »mistake« of a lifetime. The result came to be known as Västerbotten cheese. This is still made in Burträsk.

Umeå Energy Centre / Umeå Energi centrum

Umeå Energy Centre / Umeå Energi centrum

13 Jun 2019 - 30 Sep 2019
Area: Umeå  Map
Occasion: Not specified

For children, Culture and historical heritage, Museums The first power station on the Ume river, from 1899 is today an interesting Energy museum. The power station operated until 1958 when Stornorrfors started and left the Klabböle ...

Bjurholm Church

Bjurholm Church

Area: Bjurholm  Map

Culture and historical heritage The church of Bjurholm stands proud above the centre of Bjurholm, and its beautiful clock tower forms a central place in the characteristic town silhouette. In summer, the churc...

Bobacksgården

Bobacksgården

Area: Robertsfors  Map

Culture and historical heritage, Museums Bobacksgården is an old, former bakery that was moved to the church meadow in Bygdeå. Old rustic objects and restored wall paintings are amongst the attractions here.

Bygdeå church

Bygdeå church

Area: Robertsfors  Map

Culture and historical heritage Visit one of upper Norrland’s oldest churches. Dating from the 16th century, it offers medieval sculptures such as a triumphal cross and a St. Christopher.

Galgbacken homestead heritage site, Ånäset

Galgbacken homestead heritage site, Ånäset

Area: Robertsfors  Map

Culture and historical heritage, Museums The Galgbacken homestead heritage site in Ånäset has buildings, furnishings, machines and tools from a bygone era in agriculture.

Gumboda Hed

Gumboda Hed

Area: Robertsfors  Map

Culture and historical heritage Gumboda Hed (Gumboda heath) is now probably most associated with mushroom picking (in the autumn). Nonetheless, there are reminders of the heath’s glory days when Västerbotten’s...

Häggströmska trade museum

Häggströmska trade museum

Area: Robertsfors  Map

Culture and historical heritage, Museums The beautiful mansion house setting of Dalkarlså is redolent of the 19th century. Gammelgården, the house itself, is now home to a faithfully preserved old country store and a n...

Kålaboda farming Museum

Kålaboda farming Museum

Area: Robertsfors  Map

Culture and historical heritage, Museums The living conditions and lifestyles of previous farming communities are on show here. Old tools and domestic utensils are amongst the exhibits. The museum is open every Sunday ...

Nysätra church

Nysätra church

Area: Robertsfors  Map

Visit attractions, Culture and historical heritage A highly individual wooden church from the early 18th century. It has a separate bell tower. Most unusually for its time, the church is built in the nave and transept style. It ...

Ratan – Idyllic village by the sea

Ratan – Idyllic village by the sea

Area: Robertsfors  Map

Culture and historical heritage, Nature areas Ratan is a multidimensional village. It offers beautiful countryside with short walking trails and interesting heritage. It also has a natural, deep harbour that made the villag...

Ratan cultural information centre

Ratan cultural information centre

Area: Robertsfors  Map

Culture and historical heritage, Museums The historic events leading to Ratan being classified as of national interest are detailed in the exhibition at the cultural information centre housed in Tullgården, a venerable...

Stenfors Gård (Farmstead gardens)

Stenfors Gård (Farmstead gardens)

Area: Robertsfors  Map

Culture and historical heritage, Nature areas, Antiques, second hand Stenfors Gård is an oasis in Ånäset next to the E4 highway. It offers a lovely garden, antiques shops and a flea market.

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