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Astrid Lindgrens Childhood Home

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Great Museum about the life of Astrid Lindgren

The museum about the life of Astrid Lindgren is great. It tells a lot about her early life in... read more

Reviewed November 5, 2017
Christian S
Fantastic visit and inspiration for future reading

This was a truly fantastic place. Very nice and well made exhibition/entrance. Nice, welcoming... read more

Reviewed July 18, 2017
Mrk12345
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Aug 4, 2019
“Good museum but too expensive”
Nov 5, 2017
“Great Museum about the life of Astrid Lindgren”
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24 Praestgaardsgatan, Vimmerby 598 36, Sweden
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Reviewed August 4, 2019 via mobile

Nice little museum, well designed but quite too expensive for the size. Also the wifi for the audioguide app is not working properly.

Date of experience: August 2019
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Reviewed November 5, 2017

The museum about the life of Astrid Lindgren is great. It tells a lot about her early life in sweden, how she became a children book author and about her later life in sweden's society. I recommend to book the tour to the childhood house.

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank Christian S
Reviewed July 18, 2017 via mobile

This was a truly fantastic place. Very nice and well made exhibition/entrance. Nice, welcoming staff. Great exhibition with headset with different languages. Very good guided tour to Astrids' childhoold home. Quite touching. Great food at decent prices and finally a wonderful garden. A visit that...More

Date of experience: July 2017
2  Thank Mrk12345
Reviewed June 14, 2017

There are at least three reasons to visit this museum if you are interested in learning more about Astrid Lindgren. 1. The exhibition about her life is truly wonderful. With an audio guide you are guided through Astrids life. You learn what inspired her to...More

Date of experience: June 2017
1  Thank Markus S
Reviewed December 4, 2016

German Kids grew up with storys of Astrid Lindgren. If you go to this place: You are a child again! You can see all about Astris Live and also see the early home of her.

Date of experience: October 2016
1  Thank Dani D
Reviewed August 8, 2016

The museum provides good insights into Astrid Lindgren's life, and we've learnt quite a lot, but in fact most are photos and figure sceneries. Not much personal artefacts and quotations from diaries, letters, etc. as may often be seen in author's homes elsewhere (except from,...More

Date of experience: August 2016
1  Thank Aurora_TV
Reviewed February 19, 2016 via mobile

This is a fantastic place to visit for fans of Astrid Lindgren. The Beautiful tree of the movie from Pippi stay in the garden and a statue for kids rights

Date of experience: July 2015
1  Thank nielsnies
Reviewed October 8, 2015

For 280 SEK for two persons we could not get a guided tour in English through the house (on that particular day they only had tours in Swedish and German) and we were not informed that one part of the original set was not available...More

Date of experience: August 2015
Thank Lillemusen
Reviewed July 30, 2014

We really enjoyed our visit here, the museum is well set out and very interesting (even my husband commented how good it was). I am so inspired by the woman Ingrid Lindgren was and am so glad I visited.

Date of experience: July 2014
1  Thank Michele L
Reviewed April 26, 2013

As a writer of books for children, I try to visit Astrid Lindgrens Näs each year. The place is wonderful. You can see the one and only lemonadetree there, visit wonderful exhibitions, eat great food and experience a wonderful environment where this superb author, my...More

Date of experience: July 2012
3  Thank Oschke
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