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Address: Alsters Herrgardsvag, Karlstad, Sweden
Phone Number: +46 54 83 40 81
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A museum and park with artisan work and sometimes performances and markets. Good historical site in Karlstad. Small friendly food service on site. Check dates for different... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed April 25, 2016
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Stockholm, Sweden
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 5, 2016 via mobile

I went for their lunch special, which was a buffet-kinda-lunch. Three hot dishes to choose from, with salad and coffee included. It was OK, but not more than that. Their garden is beautiful, and so it the mansion.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 25, 2016

A museum and park with artisan work and sometimes performances and markets. Good historical site in Karlstad. Small friendly food service on site. Check dates for different venues. Midsummer wedding, Yes you may attend.

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Lucerne, Switzerland
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 31, 2014

Great place to stop by on the way to Karlstad. Must. Heritage and great Restaurant with most friendly and helpful Staff. Superb food for excellent value or just enjoy a coffee with the wonderful sight over Garden and Lake.

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Karlstad, Sweden
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 14, 2014

I have been there sveral times mostly when they had some annual events. It's a nice cozy farm in beautiful surroundings. I recommend you visit the place when they have some of their events at spring, mid-summer, fall or around Christmas. On their homepage you can see the dates for the events and experience what the locals can offer all... More 

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Pietarsaari, Finland
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 19, 2013

This small manor has upstairs a small exhibition about the life of the famous poet Gustaf Fröding. Downstairs is a café where you can by a meal or take a coffee with a cake. The manor has a nice garden and about 300 m from the manor there is a stone monument with scenes from his poems; a homage to... More 

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Landskrona
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 16, 2011

The birthplace of one of Sweden's great poets, Gustav Fröding, is well worth a visit. Especially so in summertime. The grand old white mansion, with the surrounding traditional Swedish redcoloured buildings is a beautful place. You get to see the hose and learn more about the poet and his life. Then mansion also features a nice, traditional giftshop and a... More 

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