UNESCO added Gammelstad church town to their world heritage list in 1996 - motivated by its outstanding universal value and its relevance to all mankind.

The Gammelstad site is the world's most extensive and best preserved example of a church town, with more than 400 church cottages gathered around a medieval stone church.

Opening hours September 2017
Monday - Thursday 12 - 16
Saturday-Sunday 12-15
Guided tours of Gammelstad Monday-Thursday at 13
Saturday-Sunday at 15

Open-air museum Hägnan
Farmhouses and store closed.
Open for pre-booked groups.