Sights

There are many interesting places to visit for those who are curious and have an inquiring mind, in Varberg and its surroundings. 


The most famous sight is, of course, Varberg´s fortress but there are many more to see.

 

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Art Gallery/Hamnmagasinet

The art gallery / Hamnmagasinet arrange mainly exhibitions of regional art and crafts. They offers diffrent activites like artist talks,shows and seminars....

Asmundskälla

Victims source is named after Bishop Asmund or Osmund said to have been bishop of Gota kingdom in the mid 1000's and to have baptized people in the source....

Bexell's Carved Stones

Alfred Bexell was an enterprising landowner and member of parliament during the late 1800s, Alfred hierd stonemasons to carve proverbs, quotations and...

Bexellska stugan

Bexellska ryggåsstugan - Bålastugan is a unique cultural heritage. It was built in 1785 and was part of a farm. In 1876 bought the farmer and member of...

Bolsestugan

This house is a well-kept old cottage from the 18th century, which is open to the roof. It is the only of its kind in Halland. Groups can get guided tours...

Borrås Skåra - Gorge

A fantastic pathway leads straight through the big rock. The split through the rock is 10 m deep and between one and two metres wide and was probably...

Broåsens gravfält

Broåsens cemetery is located in Grimetons parish. In the cemetery can you see about 60 ancient monument in and it includes a number of different types...

Båtmuseet i Galtabäcks hamn

Cecilias Trädgård & Design i Tvååker

My new ecological park and pavilion was built in 2009 in Tvååker. In the park you can take a walk around on your own, listen to lectures about design...

CH Flädertorpet i Tvååker

Concrete, wire, rust, paint and garden is Christina's hobby. She has a garden that you can get a look at if you just call her before on 0340-40363. She...

Community Museum in Väröbacka

Co-operate with Vuxenskolan, the school for adults.

Derome Wood Work Museum

Derome Wood Work Museum owns Sweden's largest collection of older woodcarving instruments and largest working steam tractor. Groups should pre-book their...

Emmastugan/Långanskogen

Långanskogen in Ästad is a house about 200 years old. It is also called the Emmacottage after Emma, who lived there until 1978. It´s an old house that...

Finks lanthandel

Cozy little museum in 50th century settings. Come in and feel the wonderful atmosphere of the sweet 50s.

Getteröns Naturum - bird sanctuary

Naturum Getteron attract the public to increased bird and nature interest through an attractive destination, offering exciting and entertaining nature....

Glasverk - Glass Works

In the glassworks you can see the skilled glas-blowers turn the glowing melted glass into elegant, shimmering wine glasses, colourful candle sticks, funny...

Gödestads kyrkoruin

Southeast of Gödestads present church are the ruins of the old stone church, probably built in the 1300s.

Hamnmagasinet - Handicraft

In the heart of Varberg, the area around the harbour, Socitetsparken and the Fortress, is Hamnmagasinet, a carefully restored cultural building from 1874...

Hjörne Snapphanegrotta

Hjörne "snapphanegrotta" is a nature reserve consisting of fields and large oak trees. Here is a 13 m tall rock called "snapphanehyllan" after the Danish...

Hällenäs såg med vattenparken

You can walk in the waterpark and see our old sawmill from the middle of the 1900 centry when we start it! (Show whit sawing for groups and only booking...

Ilvas trädgård och ateljé i Bua

Garden and studio where oil- and water colour paintings are exhibited at Ilva Vallström, who's garden was awarded third price in 2001. Always phone in...

Kallbadhuset - Outdoor Swiming Baths

Kallbadhuset, renovated in a Moorish style, is used by outdoor bathers summers and winters. Through the large windows in the sauna the sea gets a very...

Klasa Hembygdsgård

Klasa homestead real name is Sven Jonsgård but is commonly known as Klasa. The last permanent residents of the farm was Alvina and Gustav Berntsson. After...

Komedianten Stadsbiblioteket Varberg

Kulturhuset Komedianten constant hive of activity, there is something for everyone. The building housed Varberg Library, Varberg Art Gallery, Art Center,...

Krukmakeriet Varberg

The world seem to have been made for potters. Earth, water and fire are fundamental conditions for this craft, which has been a part of man's life from...
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