Feel the history of this charming neighborhood.
Karlshamn museum has their collections in many of the old houses in the cultural district. In Smithska house, which is named after the liquor king L O Smith's son, Otto, are exhibits that reflect the city's history and industries. Boat models, fishing gear and ship paintings show the strong connection to the sea. Beautiful ceiling paintings bear witness to the early bourgeois wealthiness. Alice Tegner, who was born in Karlshamn, has a room dedicated to her and her achievements. Even several of the old trade magazines in the district are used for museum exhibitions. On the museum grounds is also Holländarhuset, the city's oldest house.
Guided tours are in swedish!
Fee: 40 SEK (paid in cash on site)
Needs to be booked in advance tel 0454-148 68
|+46 454-148 68|